NaNoWriMo 2015

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

I had some difficulty with NaNoWriMo this year. I came up with a theme, imagined characters, devised a situation and started writing. Seven days later I had just over the 11,670 target words for the seventh day of November, but with the exception of two or three moments the story wasn’t moving me and I […]

More comparisons, music to fiction

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

One of my more recent large projects is revising a 3DayNovel from a year and a half ago, and, at the same time, revising the sequel that I wrote last NaNoWriMo. These are very plot oriented stories, mysteries, action stories to some extent, and so there is a very definite structure, key points, key activities, […]

Sequel finished

Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

So, another NaNoWriMo has come and gone. Win number three, with plenty of days to spare. After the plot difficulties and working to find the answers that I mentioned in the previous post, things came together. I fought my way through  to a reasonable plot. Then, once I came to the point where I had […]