NaNoWriMo is more than just hitting 50K it’s really a game you only play against yourself

NaNoWriMoWe are at the start of the second week of National Novel Writers Month, a month long event that promotes novel writing (or more correctly the written word) and a common shared goal of hitting 50000 words in thirty days. For the last two year I took part in this event, winning by hitting 50K+ words and out of this event the first two Tether Saga novels were born; this year I’m finding demands on my time means I cannot participate in NaNoWriMo like before.  Continue reading

Check out an extract from The Life… The Legend… Of An Englishman…

I’ve posted a writing extract from a project I am working on while resting from NaNoWriMo. You can find this project over on Amazon Previews, its called The Life… The Legend… Of An Englishman.

This self-imposed rest from the first draft of The Tether Accept One is one of those essential things you must do to start spotting errors when you start the editing and rewrite process.

So while resting I’ve tried my hand at something in a very different writing style for me, please check out this side project The Life… The Legend… Of An Englishman… Over on this Amazon Previews by clicking here. Then please let me know your thoughts by leaving feedback and rating this extract.

NaNoWriMo the Official Word Count

Today I posted my first draft to the National Novel Writing Month Website – NaNoWriMo.org and got my official count for Accept One. I am proud to say that I landed the novel at 72840 words one day ahead of schedule!!! Go Me 🙂

I did it!!! Accept One first draft is now complete…

Quick post, today I officially completed the first draft for Accept One, the second book in The Tether series. No official word count yet as yet, my guess I landed this draft close to 70000 words. I am though very happy I completed the novel during NaNoWriMo… Time to do a very happy dance…

Might hit my mid-December publishing date yet…

Hit my @NaNoWriMo National Novel Writing Month 50000 Words

Today around 12.28pm I hit my National Novel Writing Month target word count of 50K – The actually count is 50368. Now its time to start running towards my secondary goal which is completing The Tether: Accept One by November 30… Now lets see if I can do it…