Monthly Archives: November 2007

Yes Yes Yes

50,791 words written since the beginning of November.

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Jumping The Shark?

I had an Eureka moment this morning. I was sitting in the bath (how appropriate) mulling over my NaNoWriMo dilemma (see previous post)and trying to work out of I could write my characters out of their rut. I was just … Continue reading

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Six Characters In Seach of

I am still plugging on with NaNoWriMo and have written just over 32,000 words. Which amazes me. If I want to make it through I have just over a week to write 18,000 words, or just about 2,000 words a … Continue reading

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Eight things…

Inspired by Belle I thought I’d have a go. Eight things I am passionate about: 1. Reading2. Wine3. Fairness4. Literacy5. Ceramics6. Peace7. The environment8. Human rights Eight things I want to do before I die: 1. Travel around the world … Continue reading

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I love to read. If you know me you will already know this as I always have a book with me, if you have visited my home you will know that every room is stuffed to the gills with books, … Continue reading

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For all those who are asking, here is a short extract from the NaNoWriMo work in progress, I make no claims as to its worth or even coherence as this is the novel writing equivalent of going for the world … Continue reading

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Artistic Moi?

Case sensitive who writes narcissistic navel-gazing has asked me if I have produced anything at my ceramics class that I use/display? Well I have never produced anything useful at class and as for display, well there are odd lumpen ceramic … Continue reading

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