Day 23 (Sunday) Word Count: 18, 586 Day 24 (Monday) Word Count: 19,286 (up 700) Day 25 (Tuesday) Word Count: The same Day 26 (Wednesday) Word Count: 22,469 (up 3183 ) Day 27 (Thursday) Word Count: The same Day 28 (Friday) Word Count: The same Day 29 (Saturday) Word Count: The same Day 30 (Sunday)… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 23 – 30 – A Parent’s Journey
Day 15 Word Count: the same Day 16 Word Count: the same Day 17 Word Count: 17, 023 (up 824) Day 18 Word Count: 17, 147 (up 1436) Day 19 Word Count: 17,847 (up 700) Day 20 - 21 Word Count: 17, 847 Day 22 Total: 18, 586 (up 1439) Okay, so I can't believe… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 15 – 22 – A (Very Busy) Parent’s Journey
TOTAL WORD COUNT: 14, 887 (I wrote 2,355 words today! So far!) HOW LONG I WROTE: Almost 2 hours WHAT ELSE I DID: Woke up late!! GAh! Rushed around like a chicken with her head chopped off...managed to get the kids up and out of the house but we still got to school a minute… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 14 – A Parent’s Journey
TOTAL WORD COUNT: 12, 532 (I wrote 1192 words) HOW LONG I WROTE FOR: Just over an hour. WHAT ELSE I DID: As I look back over the last (almost) two weeks I see that my mornings are typically the same - I'm a MOTHER. Then my days from 9am - 2:00pm are typically the… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 13 – A Parent’s Journey
Day 9 (Sunday) Total Word Count: 10, 631 (I wrote 1836) How Long I Wrote: Just over an hour What Else I Did: Got up around 8:30am, had breakfast with the lovely Deb Hill (I was at her house in Sarnia), talked writing and publishing, drove home from Sarnia (two hours), sang my little heart… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 9-12 – A Parent’s Journey
TOTAL WORD COUNT: 6959 (Wrote 1,6,76 words) HOW LONG I WROTE: 1 hour WHAT ELSE I DID: Got up at 7:00am...ah, who am I kidding. I can barely remember yesterday morning...I know I got up. Got dressed (maybe if I think about what I wore...! Oh, yes!). Made lunches for the kids - less sandwiches… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2014 – A Parent’s Journey – Day 5
TOTAL WORD COUNT: 5, 283 (Wrote 1,767 today) HOW LONG I WROTE: 1 hour (From 7pm until 8pm. I wrote using my laptop while sitting on my bed in my bedroom. With the door closed. And the timer on my phone counting down the hour for me.) WHAT ELSE I DID: Got up at 6:45am.… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – A Parent’s Journey – Day 4
Is it November already? Good grief, Charlie Brown! Time continues to prove to us that she stops for no one, and so we've found ourselves on the eve before November 1st - this all hallows eve - and we will dress up and be 'someone/thing else' before we settle into our novels and write someone/thing else… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2014 – Participant Confirmation!