May 21st, 2007

writing patience

beauty without cruelty, so much worse than untrue

Progress notes for 21 May 2007

All the Windwracked Stars

New Words:  1,313
Total Words: 24,577
Deadline: November 1
Reason for stopping: quota, scene

The widow has a personality, this draft. (So does Gunther. Hah. I have gotten better at this.)

And I think there will be less faffing about in alleys in the middle of the book, which is all good. I'm actually a little worried about running over, in terms of worcount, but we shall see.

Zokutou word meterZokutou word meter
24,577 / 100,000

Ooo, and I get to write wolfy POV next. *g*

Today's words Word don't know:  creched

Muire has a tendency to talk like Conan Doyle, if I turn my back on her.

Mean Things: survivor guilt, talking to the widow
problem cat

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and in other news, mirrorthaw and truepenny's cat is attacking my pants.

Also, I have my very own copy of New Amsterdam. Right here where I can pet it and smell the new book smell. It's real! It's Gorgeous. (You have to see this cover art to believe it.)

And apparently the HC is expected to sell out fairly quickly, so if you want one....
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