Tag Archives: Writing

Finally over 50K words

Since my target all along has been 90K – 100K words, I can now say with certainty that I’ve crossed the halfway mark. I’m thinking right now that 90K words is the likely end result, which means I’m even closer. … Continue reading

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Post-apocalyptic baseball

Yeah, I just wrote an entire scene in my post-apocalyptic, sci-fi-horror-zombie thriller novel about a baseball game… Don’t know if it’s brilliant or stupid, but I had a great time writing it. 😉

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My latest Fictorians Blog Post

http://www.fictorians.com/2017/08/18/momentum-in-the-real-world/  

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35K and the garage is clear.

Not sure which I find a more satisfying achievement… Well, actually, the garage wins. Now I just have to finish a couple boxes in my basement, and it will be finished too. At least my portion of it. Still have … Continue reading

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Progress report – 30K

That’s another significant milestone. Could be 1/3 of the way there. Maybe a little less. But 90K words would work, if the story works in that few. We’ll see. The scenes I worked on today were all difficult ones for … Continue reading

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Still making progress

Not as much as I’d like, probably about half what I’d like. But I topped 27,000 tonight and should be hitting 30K soon, which could be as much as 1/3 done. It’s not that the writing is difficult, it’s just … Continue reading

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22,000

Yeah, that’s not much progress in the past two weeks. Things have been hectic here, but I’ve gotten back to the keyboard the last few days, and when I am AT the keyboard, things seem to be going well. It’s … Continue reading

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Latest Fictorians blog post

It’s sort of weird using my author blog to link to another blog, but these links actually do help with search engine ranking, or so I’m told. So here we go. My latest Fictorians blog post.

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19,000+, That is all

Well, maybe not all. I have always found the first and last 20,000 words to be the hardest to get on paper. I should hit 20,000 in the next few days. Feels good to be writing again.

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More progress

Over 17,000 words now. Words are starting to flow. The story skeleton is holding together. I’ve got the first several chapters done, although I’m not yet sure how I’m going to break the scenes into chapters. The dual story line … Continue reading

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