Monday, 2 November 2009

NaNoWriMo - Update



I will be able to think of little else this month.
NaNoWriMo is taking over my life.
I had such a complicated set of dreams last night which today ended up in my novel and took the book on a completely different track.
That's what I love about writing.
The way it consumes you.
The way your characters take on a life of their own.
And the way you can immerse yourself in a completely different world.
A world you help shape.
Nothing like real life at all.
I reached 3,600 words today.
I am aiming for slow and steady.

Last night I went out for a meal with my husband and two of his sisters and wore the dress with tights instead of jeans and today I am influenced by the red and gold leaves in my garden.
This scarf was just £2.50 from a little shop in the Albert Dock, Liverpool.

16 comments:

  1. I love that scarf and boot combo- really nice!

    good luck on the writing! :)

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  2. I love the scarf. I've been lusting after a few scarves lately... might need to see about buying one today!

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  3. The scarf is really beautiful. Good luck with the writing Hxxx

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  4. I'm so impressed with anyone doing NaBoWriMo! and SCORE on the scarf!

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  5. Good luck with NaNoWriMo. Can't wait to read it! It will have pride of place on the bookshelf at Number Fifteen!

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  6. love the scarf and the boots and you just look so lovely in that picture :)

    I'm not writing today, just too tired, will probably not be able to go on before thursday afternoon, but can set aside the whole of thursday afternoon for it, so I guess I'll be able to catch up since I'm a pretty fast writer.

    I know excactly what you talking about with charakters taking on their own life, and I love this energy they have.
    Writing is an awesome thing, I'm happy I started NaNo again afer not participating last year.

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  7. i love the scarf and boots in the first look!

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  8. You look fab in the dress. Glad all is going well.

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  9. I've done it again used my private dump site and commented on yours - not that I've written anything on it for months. It's a just in case!!

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  10. Oh, this outfit looks gorgeous on you! You look so lively. I'm also using this month to work hard on my novel. Cheers to good work!

    xx
    Julia

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  11. I love the scarf and your tights with those beautiful dresses.

    May I also say that your hair is looking fantastic!

    I'm glad to hear that NaNo is going well. I was thinking about participating this year, but unfortunately with life taking over and my computer out of commission for now, I think word-tracking may be beyond me. I may try pulling out a notebook to scribble while commuting on the bus, though.

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  12. Hi there-good luck with the writing and this scarf was a fab bargain, it looks lovely!!

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  13. Great deal on the scarf, nice colors in the dress and tights combo.

    Darla

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  14. Love the denim skirt! Where's it from?

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  15. Good luck with NaNoWriMo! You look great; such a cozy-looking outfit.

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  16. I love the dress tights and shoes, it looks great on you!

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