Character Catch Up

I probaby should be focused on my novel as I write this post. But I felt the need for a little reality here. I posted 5033 words this morning and have wrote about a 100 more. Before I return to Macon’s world, my main character’s life in jail, I wanted to share my experience so far. This writing challenge seems, as of right now, doable. Though I do get stalled once in a while as my character decides what he will do, say, or see next. Right now he’s taking a long, well, piss, sorry folks fits with the story.

As many of you probably experience yourselves, I had a plan yesterday to get some writing done after work that was blown when I ended up watching the little one, a four month old cutie, who required my devoted attention. I realize now my life, as do my charcaters, will get thrown a couple of curve balls and I will have to adjust.

I’ll do my best to keep up the 1667 word count daily but sometimes I have to wait for Macon and his friends, or enemies, to decide what their doing so I can share it with 50,000 words by November 30th, if I share it at all.

So on this third day of writing madness I have come to appreciate the end. Meaning I will have a complete first draft of a novel, not like the almost finshed or just started versions of other stories I have benched on my desktop.

This already feels good!

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About Ann Simpson
Ann Simpson lives in Falmouth, Virginia near the Civil War Battlegrounds of Historic Fredericksburg. Most of her paranormal writing takes place in the early morning before the family wakes and the spirits rest. She loves to write and read paranormal mysteries, suspense and drama. Book one of the Dark Guests Series, The Genealogist's Guests, was published in October 2013. Ann is currently writing book two, of which she may title, Megan's Heritage, sounds great...I just came up with it. I think I'll keep it!

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