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NaNo - aaarrrrgggghhhhh.....


November 26th and I'm only at about 26,000 words (haven't updated NaNoWriMo.org for awhile).

I have somehow managed to write THE most boring post-(post)-apocalyptic novel EVER...I may have to throw in a few zombies for something to do...  gaahhh!!!

Well, it's the weekend - I could still pull this out of the fire and make 50,000 words...

(but it's still going to be boring)(and I'm NOT putting in any zombies!  Or vampires.)


   
 

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onceiwasaturtle
Nov. 26th, 2010 06:22 pm (UTC)
I am not feeling it this year -- I don't think I've quite broken 10,000 words yet. *sigh* I'll finish up the section I'm stuck on; that's likely to be a members-only "what happens between the books" freebie should I ever get to it, write the sequel, edit and publish, and start an author's website.... Because what I've written so far should in no way ever be the start of a novel (except for the teeny tiny prologue bit which is actually pretty good; it's the rest of it that sucks) but still holds merit as a "what happens between the books" sort of thing.... O.o

Edited at 2010-11-26 06:22 pm (UTC)
shirleyann66
Nov. 30th, 2010 12:18 am (UTC)
I hear ya, and I'm feeling your pain...but you have a life (and therefore a ready-made reason for 10,000 words ;) ) while I...do not. I'm sure I'll find somebody to blame though at some point! LOL

Anyway, I finally got inspired this weekend - figured out the "but...but...but why haven't they been caught by now???" plot point(s) - so now I have just under 17,000 words to go with two days left to get 'er done... o.O

*eep*



onceiwasaturtle
Nov. 30th, 2010 03:44 pm (UTC)


It's so much fun to finally figure out that plot problem that's been niggling at you for weeks -- yay! :D
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