Category Archives: One Damned Thing

The noble pig

Sunday – SUNDAY – S U N D A Y! We are taking it easy today around the house after yesterdays Yardgasm.  Which my sore muscles appreciate. This is the start of the week of festivities around the twins 8th … Continue reading

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Query weary

Evening strange mutants of the internet, Tonight I have been deeply engaged in what Jay Lake would call, WRPA, which I recall as “Writing related professional activities.”  It could also mean, “Writers readily procrastinate avidly,” In this case I have been … Continue reading

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Write, write, crap…rewrite, rewrite, rewrite

I did a total do-over on One Damned thing from the beginning and just got caught up to my earlier point in the edits. 10,822 words and looking good, though this manuscript is just filthy with vulgar language. Which is fun. Here … Continue reading

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I live

Howdy, Apologies for disappearing for a week, I was at Dell World here in Austin.  My CEO (who is sage, crazy, challenging and entertaining) and I attended events between numerous client meetings.  It was a good week and I enjoyed … Continue reading

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One Damned Thing

Writing time (2 hours) Starting Word count: 6115 Ending world count: 7901 The story is moving along.  A lot of dialogue thus far.  I am not sure I like it.  I need to dial it back, but for now its the … Continue reading

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Calling it a night

At least creatively Previous word count: 5138 Final word count: 6115 I think that makes it north of a 3k word day.  That is the kind of performance I like to see.  Keep this up and I will be at … Continue reading

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Not done for the day

But I have made great progress on my lunch break. Previous Word count: 3642 Current Word count: 5138 The words are flowing easily, I am still early enough that it is all new to me and I am discovering who … Continue reading

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