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NaNo NoGo

For the last year, I have suffered from fairly extreme anxiety. It has been bad enough to leave me more or less housebound, unable to leave for any reason, though the last few months I’ve managed to leave a handful … Continue reading

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NaNo Day 12: I was bad

This, right here, is more than I wrote today for NaNo. I wrote not a single solitary word. Not one. I’m still a week ahead of schedule, but still, I feel bad. About half the day can be blamed on … Continue reading

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NaNo Day 10: BLARGH edition

For the third day in a row, I have had somewhat less than stellar word counts. And it’s not just that the words aren’t coming to me (they aren’t), but yesterday I began taking medication for my anxiety and one … Continue reading

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NaNo Day 8: At the doctors!

So I finally went to the doctor today for my anxiety (super fun, btw). I didn’t know how long it would take and I was really worried that it would cut into my word count, but I brought my laptop … Continue reading

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NaNo Day 7: Tips Edition!

Okay, first a little progress report. I’m within 1200 words of reaching today’s goal of 25K, the dreaded halfway point. Now, I say dreaded because it can go really one of two ways. First, you can pat yourself on the … Continue reading

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Onward and upward!

So yesterday was a total bust, as expected. I succumbed to the election coverage and got a measly 2000 words written. Yes, I know that’s still higher than the minimum daily goal of 1667 and yes, I know I’m well … Continue reading

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I’m not gonna make my goal, so here, have a free chapter

Thanks to Election Day, I have been sufficiently distracted from my work that I’m not going to make my writing goal today. So instead of wrapping up my day of writing in a blog, I’ll post an excerpt from my … Continue reading

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