Posts Tagged ‘ NaNoWriMo ’

July Camp Nanowrimo begins tomorrow!

Are you ready for camp? I am. I've been plotting out my goals for July, and they include: Finishing up my Zodiac Sex book, Working on chapters for The Case of the Cunning Linguist, and Revising Play With Me: Sex Toys from A to Z Sound like a lot? IT IS! But that's just how I roll. If I don't have a million projects happening at all times, I will shrivel up and die. Stay tuned Continue Reading...

On the road to 25K

I'm supposed to be hitting a word count of 23,338 tonight, to be on schedule for the halfway point - 25K - tomorrow. The Case of the Cunning Linguist is currently at 15,095 words. Luckily it's just past 3 PM and I'm done with my work for today. There are about 3 and a half hours left before my husband gets home from work and interrupts my crazy plotting and scheming, Lucy Ricardo-style, so Continue Reading...

First 10K + cover mock-up

Today I've hit the 10K mark in my NaNoWriMo novel, The Case of the Cunning Linguist! To celebrate, here's a mock-up of the cover: My total word count is currently 10,014, and I've still got a few more characters to introduce to my cast of dozens. I've got a saucy PI, a dead priest, a virginal nun, some lay sisters (pun completely intended), and a Mother Superior with something to Continue Reading...

Chapter 1: The Case of the Cunning Linguist

Completely unedited, this is what I've got for chapter 1 of my 2013 NaNoWriMo novel, The Case of the Cunning Linguist, which logs in at 1,694 words according to my iPad word processing program Daedelus. Enjoy! It was a slow day at the office when the dame with the funny habit walked in. It wasn't just that she was a nun, done up in the black and white penguin suit, but the headpiece - the Continue Reading...

You are now entering the NaNo Zone

It's November 1, and you know what that means. NaNoWriMo has begun! Welcome to the NaNo Zone. This month I'll be dedicating lots of time to hammering out a new novel (a sexy murder-mystery currently titled The Case of the Cunning Linguist, to be exact). That means I'll be posting occasional word count updates and related posts throughout the month, though I do typically try to avoid the Continue Reading...