My Book, Part I

I was inspired to write a novel by a book called “No Plot, No Problem” that was written by one of the people who created National Novel Writing Month. As you can see from my almost daily blather, I am not a gifted creative writer. I am able to persuade...

52,090

That’s how many words my novel has. It is 144 pages and I wrote it in thirty days. Well, less considering I was away for two weeks. The story is good, the writing is terrible. I wish I knew more about, well, everything, but now I am printing it out and going out...

Its over

When my novel is finished, i’m starting this blog all over. It sucks. I am determined to end all suckiness as soon as this book is finished. I mean finished as in the first draft of it is finished. That will be monday. Then sainora old notguilty blog. Hello new...

32,000 words, hurrah!

I am at 32,000 words, as the title indicates. My character has finally got to Afghanistan. Now what? I’ll let you know when I figure it out. Only 18,000 more of these things to go. But, not off to have dinner at HM’s house. My social life is out of...

Never watched an episode

I’ve never seen an episode of Dawson’s Creek ever, I swear. My friend H loves it, but she loves everything on the WB. Anyway, there is a song from Dawson’s Creek that apparently is a cover of a Bonnie Raitt song called “feels like home”...