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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 30: Victory!

And there it is! Thirty days, over sixty-six-thousand words and countless emotions from all across the spectrum later, the magnificently absurd tale of a Scottish, a Colombian drug kingpin and their fight against the most bizarre of alien invasions has

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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 29: The Longest Day

As I write this, the big, spectacular climax is still under construction. Seven hours of writing have passed this day and I’m still not where I had hoped to be. I suppose that’s something that should be expected in the

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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 28: Keep On Crawlin’!

Who’d have thought the days after reaching the 50,000 words would be the most tense days of the month? Here you are working towards that number and after you get to it, you’re suddenly blasted into overdrive! That’s a nice

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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 27: 50,000!

He’s done it again! The absolute madman! He’s fracking, done it, again! The first time I participated in NaNoWriMo, I crossed the threshold a day before the end. Last year it was on the last day itself. But this year

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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 26: Go! Go! Go!

At last it’s there! About half a week before the end of the month, I have finally managed to create an outline for the final part of this story, containing all but the last part of the epilogue! I’ve actually

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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 25: Nice!

A bit of strange writing day, today. For the most part, all went according to schedule. By the time I had planned to be finished, one scene was done, steering storyline two closer to its already very close conclusion, and

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NaNoWriMo 2017. Log 24: Drama!

I think I may have found another little writing weakness of mine: writing emotion-driven scenes without making them overly cheesy or sappy. The scene I worked on (and still am working on) today was probably the second hardest to write

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