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NaNoWriMo: Days 14-15

At 20,551, we’ve kind of painfully fallen below NaNo par for now, but since we don’t think the final story is going to be much longer than 30K, we are (I am) quelling my internal Hermione and not getting hung … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Days 10-13

Falling down slightly on these updates, thanks to a combination of con crash (the fall was busy) and me reacting really poorly to the time change or, more specifically, the light change, but after today we should be on the ball again … Continue reading

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Do the Thing! Routines

When Racheline and I started writing together, our routine consisted of one thing: writing. Then there was editing on top of that, and then marketing, and then all the little things that go into getting a book ready for production … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Day 7-9

So much writing! Too much, apparently, to update the blog. We’re sitting nicely at 17,315 right now, despite a couple of slow days while Racheline continues to battle the cold from hell and we did some revisions of earlier stuff. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 6: What’s the period appropriate term for eye-fucking?

(Actual question). Turns out we really like writing period, but are running into some concerns of colloquialism. But hey, 13,640 words! More than makes up for the words we didn’t make yesterday while we were planning. (Also, value of planning: … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Day 5

Didn’t write much today (about 200 words, we’re just shy of 11K now) but we spent four or five hours in email today banging out what the story is actually, you know, about. And we did, to our immense relief, … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Day 4

10,777 words, and we have officially hit Swiss Cheese Plotness. We know what happens, and we know the general framework, we just have to figure out how the structure all fits together. Also, we have to figure out exactly how … Continue reading

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