Monthly Archives: November 2009

Daily Digest for November 29th

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OK – goal is 6,000 words today. And… go! [kiaras]
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3800 to go until 50k! I’m planning to finish today. DH has promised lunch @ my fav restaurant. He’s thinking tomorrow. I’m hoping today! [kiaras]
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OK, break’s over! 3877 left to write today. And… go! #amwriting #NaNo #NaNoWriMo [kiaras]
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Phew! Only 1800 left until 50k, and the very next scene is the Final Climax. Then we have cleanup scene and, thankfully, The End. #amwriting [kiaras]
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I. Hold in my hand. My very own copy. of FIRST LORD’S FURY!! Now, I just have to finish up my final 1.5 scenes so I can read. *squee!* [kiaras]
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Purple bar, bitches. http://bit.ly/8AEECy Still have the cleanup scene to write, but I’m verified. Now for lunch, then I’ll get to The End. [kiaras]
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A young girl discovers that she is the Key to travel between Earth and the realms of Faery. Upon her kidnapping by dark Fa…

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For those curious, here is the 2 sentence synopsis of A CLOCKWORK PIXIE http://bit.ly/7wXhwc – and now to read FIRST LORD’S FURY. [kiaras]
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Finding it *so hard* to stop thinking about my #NaNo novel right now. LET IT GO, I say. YOU’VE WON. Need to put it away awhile b4 editing. [kiaras]

Daily Digest for November 27th

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These are writers’ resource links I’ve found helpful and/or interesting for November 16th through November 26th:

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Happy Thanksgiving Twitterverse! Have just returned from parents’ bearing leftovers. Taking a day off #NaNo to just RELAX! [kiaras]

Daily Digest for November 26th

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RT @DeadlineDames: @lilithsaintcrow ‘s BETRAYALS has made the Times List (Children’s Paperback) for December 6th. [Congrats! It's deserved!] [kiaras]
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The very absolute LAST thing I want to do right now is work on this novel. And I’m going to do it anyway. As soon as I eat this Snickers. [kiaras]
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For the holiday- replaced the usual fairy with an ACTUAL PHOTO – purportedly of the author. See this elusive beast for a limited time only. [kiaras]
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Getting started is always the hardest part. Guess it’s time to stop procrastinating, plug the nose, hold my breath & jump in! #amwriting [kiaras]

Daily Digest for November 25th

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Happy book birthday to @longshotauthor! Can’t wait until I get my copy! *glee* [kiaras]
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Also, happy book birthday to @lilithsaintcrow for FLESH CIRCUS. I didn’t realize this released so soon & didn’t budget it in! *pouting* [kiaras]
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Things that are Not Helpful while trying to write: Japanese language anime in background. With bad music. #pleasegodineedanoffice [kiaras]
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2200 words for tonight, brining my total to 42,502 or 85% done. Whew! Thank you Write or Die DE!! #NaNo #NaNoWriMo [kiaras]

Daily Digest for November 24th

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Shared 2 links.
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RT @bantamspectra: "#2KFollow rules: RT us for free books w/ hash tag by Sunday, November 29, 2009, by 11:59 EST." [kiaras]
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[Me: laughing like an idiot] RT @DeidreKnight: "It’s some form of Elvish" (LOTR). I said, "Is it Blue Suede Shoes or Viva Las Vegas?" [kiaras]

Daily Digest for November 23rd

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Good morning, Twitterverse! J bought me breakfast this AM so I am bright-eyed and full-bellied and about to get started on my word count! [kiaras]
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Is there anyone else out there working on their #NaNoWriMo word count this morning? [kiaras]
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1700 words down today. Only 2100 more to go. #NaNoWriMo [kiaras]
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Just sent massive email to immediate family on using BCC for stupid email fwds. I may shortly be un-invited to Thanksgiving dinner. Oops. [kiaras]
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Only 800 more words to 40,000…. blergh. #NaNoWriMo [kiaras]
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WOOHOO! I broke 40k! Only a little over 9,000 words to go! #NaNo #NaNoWriMo [kiaras]
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Shared 3 books.

Daily Digest for November 22nd

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Scene just will not die. Say what I want you to say & go away, characters! Ugh. But now’s time to get srs for I am wearing my WRITING SOCKS! [kiaras]
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Special thanks to @paigevest for sending me the socks that became the great & terrible WRITING SOCKS (™). [kiaras]
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.@paigevest That’s the beauty of it! I am an AUTHOR. I have IMAGINATION. Anything I say has power, does in fact have power! :o ) [kiaras]
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And, apparently, I also have plenty of PROCRASTINATION to spare today, too. (@paigevest) [kiaras]
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OK, need to stop wondering how the hell @longshotauthor managed to wrap up Codex Alera in 1 more book and get some word count. Oops. [kiaras]
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Over 3000 words down today. Time for lunch, and then back into the trenches. Wouldn’t it be great to hit 40k today? (wish me much luck) [kiaras]
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Go see very sweet author, @KellyHGay over @ the Deadline Dames today. Win signed goodies & CHOCOLATE: http://tinyurl.com/ydqwcwo [kiaras]
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Lunch is a wash. Having cereal because I don’t want to explore the mess of disgusting pans J has left in the kitchen. [kiaras]
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Is it weird that I toss the clothing catalogs straight in the trash but I drool all over the one from Bud K? (Sharp, shiny objects – oooh!) [kiaras]
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Dinner more than made up for lunch. Yummy. Now I just need to write 2k today to meet my goal. [kiaras]
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Do you know why I love Twitter, people? Because JIM BUTCHER just REPLIED TO ME. Yes, that is totally worthy of caps. *ahem* </fan girl off> [kiaras]
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And. Erm. Yes, as a matter of fact, I AM procrastinating again. Thanks for noticing. [kiaras]
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Just happened: J: "So did you kill ‘em?" Me: "No. I broke her heart instead." J: "It’ll do." (in regards to my #NaNo word count this eve) [kiaras]
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Here’s some help if your #NaNo is stuck. "Holy shit, can you see all these mice?" http://bit.ly/6Jx8Sh (via edittorrent) [kiaras]