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May Check-In

I totally forgot I was going to update every month on my writing progress for the year. As a reminder, I am aiming to write 200,000 words this year and was trying to do 85,000 words between January and March. Well, I am doing amazing at that first goal, but kind of bombed at the […]

January Check-In

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85k90: 13,406 out of 29,278 GYWO: 13,406 out of 16,986   Projects- Star of Xianu: 2,685 out of 40,000 (42,737 out of 80,000 total) Court Square: 8,973 words (45 out of 90 pages) Short story: 2,141 words Blog posts: 757 words   To date: 85k90: 13,406 out of 85,000 GYWO: 13,406 out of 200,000   Thoughts: I […]

No Writer Is An Island

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Well that is a bastardization of the old saying, but it rings true. A writer has to really actively try hard to be alone. Even if they are removed from traditional publishings, there are still editors, cover designers, beta readers, and the all important reader, among others, that are with you along the journey. For […]