November 28th, 2005

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NaNo Update -- and BEDTIME!

Marilyn needs to be up early in the morning, so I'm now rushing. (It's just past midnight here. I could have probably written all night long, as I was 'on a roll'...)

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47,272 / 50,000

I think I'll probably finish tomorrow.

But CONGRATULATIONS go to Marilyn mistressmarilyn, who finished before midnight on Sunday, November 27. How impressive is that???

But, hey, I wrote more than 7,000 words today, folks. Not bad, huh?

Goodnight, all!

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NaNo Update (Monday -- #1)

There are officially three (3) days left of NaNoWriMo for 2005!

What an interesting month this has been...

It's now around 10:30 here and I just finally had my breakfast (back to oatmeal again) and another cup of (lukewarm) coffee.

Marilyn mistressmarilyn had to be at work early today, so I did get an early start on finishing up my NaNo novel. The current word count is:

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49,014 / 50,000

Which basically means I've written around 2,000 (under by a couple hundred words) words so far this morning.

1,000 left to go to complete my 50,000 word goal. (Yes, there's no question I'll finish today.)

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The premise of my novel really lends itself to a series of books, which takes me back to when I read the Judy Bolton and Nancy Drew books (among many others). There's just something about a series of children's books that tends to draw me, I suppose...

Have I mentioned that I'm 'in love' with my characters? (I am!)

Well, back to writing!

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NaNoWriMo -- I'm a Winner!

Official NaNoWriMo 2005 WINNER -- visit CMC's NaNo PAGE!

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50,245 / 50,000

Yes, I finished today...

Now to keep my hand in it and actually finish the novel. (smile) Maybe not in December, but at some point!

Those interested can click the banner above to see my NaNo winner page (and read the excerpt of the novel shared there).

Again, many, many thanks to all of my LJ friends who have been SO SUPPORTIVE during this past month!