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  1. #1
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    Default Nanowrimo in progress.

    Well, the dishes are piling up, the animals have their lent (no, I feed them)

    As of 5:40 on the 11th day I am roughly 1300 words behind schedule.

    I have picked a somewhat youth oriented theme, my dear child is modeling for the hero. And since he is a geek I tried to venture into the fantasy realms of magic. No, no wizards...but somewhat close.

    My stats say I should finish around 12/2....only 2 days late, but hey, I am glad I got this far!
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    Do you not understand how asking "why now?" is EXACTLY part of the reason why assault victims feel silenced?



  2. #2
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    Hey fellow WriMo, I'm right with ya! Nanowrimo has changed November from one of my least liked months to one of my favorites!

    I'm further behind than you but planning a big catch up night tonight. It's seemed to go like that for me - can't manage the 1667 a night, but CAN do surges of 4000 or 5000 in a sit down when inspired.

    I tried it last year, but got discouraged when my obviously not well formed plot began to wander hopelessly. This year I did the research work, characterizations and detailed plot outline before Nov 1st, and now I'm sure I'm going to complete a draft novel by Nov 30th!

    That's what I love about NaNo - it gives us that concrete deadline, and proof aplenty that one CAN write a novel draft in one month, night by night! God bless the founders of this phenom!

    Best of luck with yours - I know there are a few other WriMo's on here, we'll have to check in Dec 1st (or next OT day!) on our results!

    Meanwhile - write, write, write!!!



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    I'm so far behind but don't really care. It's fun and motivation to actually sit down and write.



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