Nanowrimo: Some things about long writing sessions and daytime writing sessions. I have my brain spasms at night

Nanowrimo: Some things about long writing sessions and daytime writing sessions. I have my brain spasms at night

It’s like any business, it is a numbers game, and the more you can write in a shorter time, the more likely you will have -something- you can use for income. Sometimes people get lucky and get a break so their material gets produced, but generally people who get work do so because they work a lot. Continue reading

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Nanowrimo: I won’t get the two-week doldrums because I am writing for two

Nanowrimo: I won’t get the two-week doldrums because I am writing for two

Word count, 12377: So, about those doldrums, the two week doldrums that the nanos warn against. I it’s not possible for me to get them. The reason is I’m writing for two. Continue reading

My first week of Nanowrimo is over and I am already better for it

My first week of Nanowrimo is over and I am already better for it

What happened this seaaion is that I got so into the relationships between my main characters that I was having too much fun to get into the next phase. Yesterday was a bit more setting up, some further character development and a few anecdotes. Continue reading

NaNoWriMo day six, almost  a whole week! wow

NaNoWriMo day six, almost a whole week! wow

Today’s post introduced the dad of one of the dual protagonists. We are getting ready to get into some of the more fun, business aspects of things now because he is getting ready to expound on the purpose of business, what he learned about the energy industry, and from that experience, and the adjustments society is is getting ready to make going into the future. Continue reading

I was offered the opportunity to get a free Micro Touch Razor if I wrote a review, and here is my honest review for the Micro Touch

I was offered the opportunity to get a free Micro Touch Razor if I wrote a review, and here is my honest review for the Micro Touch

I have this kick-ass, macho 50’s looking razor, like when men were men, and this gorgeous woman comes up and puts her arms around my shoulders and then takes her hand and strokes my face and squeezes her cheek against mine. There is this little bit of shaving cream that gets on her face and I don’t tell her about it because it’s funny and cute, and then.. well, you know what happens. Continue reading

NaNoWriMo: The method I use for writing my Novel is I really love my characters as people

NaNoWriMo: The method I use for writing my Novel is I really love my characters as people

I got in there and made sure my characters were understood and profiled well, and I realized I really loved them as people. Even the antagonists who are in this story are people I understand. I know “why they are like that”, so I have compassion for them. Continue reading

NaNoWriMo: National Novel Writing Month (Nano)

NaNoWriMo: National Novel Writing Month (Nano)

A few days ago I started NaNoWriMo: http://nanowrimo.org/participants/robert-run. the idea is to write 50,000 words of a novel in one month. I am on pace to finish on Nov.22. I have found that doing a public announcement, with accountability and a group of others is the best way to actually follow through. if you go to that link you can learn more and read an excerpt. Continue reading