I've taken my 2013 NaNo novel out of mothballs recently, deciding the time was pipe to revisit the unfinished work. After reaching the 50K word goal, I had nowhere to go with the story, no idea as to the next logical progression. I was in a rut, so I set it aside, convinced it would … Continue reading NaNo 2013 revisited and possibly finished
It's been a strange transition from writing three posts weekly to not writing at all. At some point in the distant future, I'll start to post regularly again, but not yet. Right now, I'm letting go of the reason I began writing the blog in the first place, and I don't miss the oppressive weight … Continue reading I'm just a-plugging away
Today is day three of 2014, and I've yet to find the motivation to get back to work on my writing. I'm sure I'm not alone in feeling apathetic about sitting down at the computer to pound out a couple of thousand words on a manuscript, or maybe putting off working on edits or rewrites. … Continue reading Wanted: Writer needs writing project
I haven't written about my work in progress in some time now. The good news is that I'm still plugging away at it. The bad is that I'm still plugging away at it. Shouldn't I be done with it? The only answer I have is that I'll be done when I'm done with it. Right … Continue reading Rewrite update: I'm still rewriting
It is near three a.m. and I am still awake. Tomorrow, or rather today, is going to be hell to deal with. But I am awake, and I may or may not write a proper post for today, but I have to get some things out lest I become overly-morose in my private contemplation. You … Continue reading But did I like it?