Un-NaNo Day 2 & Important Things!

Okay, yesterday rocked. (In writing only!) Yes, some of these words were imports from the old manuscript, but I rewrote them to fit new plot, took out a character, added back in a different character, fleshed out new setting which will still need work in next draft. I didn’t want to stop the flow too much because in addition to all that rewriting, I added about 1800 new words. (Current goal is 2k a day, so I’m verra pleased!) I’m counting all words worked on yesterday at this point because I truly “worked” on them. Twas intense!  As I said, my NaNo is not official and there will be days with fewer words to balance the import days out. 😉

Words yesterday? 3884

 I’ve got a decent handle on this story now and am running with it.

Don’t forget, my critique partner, Rachel Vincent, and I are in this together. Make sure to click on our button (Yeah, this is a lame quickie one…but we have books to write!) so you can stop by her blog to see her progress and wish her luck, too. 🙂

Also important and very exciting–good friend and fellow Deadline Dame, Devon Monk,  has a big release this week. I can’t wait to read this book! I love Allie Beckstrom!

Devon posted an excerpt here  or you can click on the book and visit Amazon for the synopsis… or better yet, to buy it. 😉

I’ll also be blogging at the Deadline Dames today. It’s the first time I don’t have it written before the day it’s due. With all my Un-NaNo focus, it slipped the mind.  So, off to find good topic. Hope all those working on their NaNo projects are remembering the most important thing. Have fun with it! 

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About Rinda Elliott

Writer.I love unusual stories and credit growing up in a family of curious life-lovers who moved all over the country. Books and movies full of fantasy, science fiction and romance kept us amused, especially in some of the stranger places. For years, I tried to separate my darker side with my humorous and romantic one. I published short fiction, but things really started happening when I gave in and mixed it up. When not lost in fiction, I love making wine, collecting music, gaming and spending time with my husband and two children. I’m represented by Miriam Kriss of the Irene Goodman Agency.
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2 Responses to Un-NaNo Day 2 & Important Things!

  1. 3884 yesterday? That’s awesome.

  2. relliott4 says:

    Only about 1800 of those were completely new. The other words went through modification. 😉

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