Tuesday, November 25, 2014

NaNoWriMo Day 25

Wordcount: 51624
Words Written Today: 2677
Words I Still Need to Write Today: 0!
Writing Music Obsession: 1 Hour of Early Middle Ages Music and 2 Hours of Fantasy Music.

50K! HUZZAH!

I wasn't expecting to get this much today, since I kind of slacked off this morning. I knew I was almost there, but the forums seemed much more interesting at the time. However, I decided that I wanted to finish up the fantasy crawl I mentioned on Saturday, and that got me more than enough words.

Now that I've hit 50K, I kind of want to take tomorrow off from writing and spend all day catching up on my reading instead . . . and then keep doing that the rest of the month. But, I'm only a scene or two away from the climax of the novel, and I really want to finish it this month or close to the beginning of December. So, I think I'm going to try to keep writing, though probably not at such a fast pace.

How's your NaNo Novel going? Are you almost done? Not there yet? Wherever you are, don't give up!
-Sarah (Leilani Sunblade)

8 comments:

  1. Congrats on 50K! I'm not doing NaNo, as I'm sure you're aware, but I do have about 5K words on a short story which I hope to finish as soon as possible.

    (Just reading the quotes in your sidebar—the third doesn't have quotation marks, while the first, second and fourth do.)

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    1. Thank you! And good job!

      Hmm. I hadn't noticed that. Thanks for pointing it out.

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  2. Good job! It might be good to take a day break but if you are at the climax, how can bear to stop? Keep at it. I can't wait to read your book.

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    1. *ALMOST* at the climax. There is a difference. Thus why I stopped after ten pages (a little over 1K words) and started reading Five Glass Slippers. :D And thanks!

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    2. 1K words goes on for ten pages? My pages are about 900 words long—but then, I use size 9 text and a large screen. What writing application do you use?

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    3. My writing application? Oh, it's a pretty old one, though it still works fine for me. It's called a pencil and notebook.

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