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  •  NaNoWriMo 2011 "Winner" Here (1+ / 0-)
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    ferg

    It looked grim for this year - the power was down for days, and I have an ongoing novel that I'm posting Tuesday at 8 PM Eastern on dkos called, "Sherlock Holmes In Space - The Knower" (here's the latest chapter).

    But I think I'll be able to do NaNoWriMo after all. Found a visible scene (in a landscape painting) and that led to a protagonist (as yet, unnamed) and two other characters in three paragraphs.  I'll install AbiWord for the word-count, but for the actual writing, Windows WordPad seems to work pretty well.

    NaNoWriMo is a worthwhile exercise. Interested writers should give it a try. To add to the challenge, perhaps make a conscious effort to work on areas of writing which you've neglected (in my case, describing scenery).

    best,

    john

    Strange that a harp of thousand strings should keep in tune so long

    by jabney on Thu Nov 01, 2012 at 12:41:55 PM PDT

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