Progress on The Hungry Man
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The Hungry Man 16,271 of 80,000 words
|26-Aug-08 2:03pm||1,972||Is it wrong to have a crush on one of your own characters? Hmmm? :)||16,271|
|25-Aug-08 4:08pm||1,010||Oh, god. Poor Lily!||14,299|
|20-Aug-08 7:26pm||5,915||ZOMG. I'm tired.||13,289|
|19-Aug-08 11:18am||1,350||Feeling much more certain today of where to begin. The addition of a new character balanced things out beautifully, and I think I understand where the story will take me now. I'm eager to get on with it, but this foundation needs to be laid before I can get to the really juicy, historical stuff. I will be writing more today. I hope to end the day with 7500 words.||5,975|
|18-Aug-08 1:03pm||2,087||I feel like I'm still taking notes, even though I'm actually writing. It's going to gel soon. I can feel it. But right now, it's feeling very slippery.||4,625|
|17-Aug-08 11:48am||716||While I suspect most of the first dozen or so paragraphs will never make it into the actual book, I view this as a jumping off point. I wouldn't say it's going swimmingly. I'd say I'm dog paddling. Occasionally tucking up into the jelly fish. Trying not to drown...||2,538|
|15-Aug-08 2:31pm||1,822||First day of actual writing after two weeks of research and note taking.||1,822|
Friday, August 10th
The Hungry Man is not your mother's vampire novel. Begun in earnest on August 15, 2008. Goal end date is August 15, 2009.