Wednesday, November 9, 2011

NaNoWriMo 2011 Day 9

Daily Words: 1683
Total Words: 15619
Last Sentence: “Stay away from me!” Simon dodged around the creature, out in to the hall, through the kitchen and, still completely nude, he ran out of the flat.

Yikes, I need to get it together. With practically the whole day free, it should not take me until 10 PM to get my 1667 words. Here's to hoping it gets better tomorrow!


  1. I sometimes find that the more time I have, the longer it takes me to get started. If I know I've only got two hours, I have to stay focused.

    I try to induce this artificially by using an egg timer and committing to do nothing but write until it goes off.

    In any event, it sounds like you're making excellent progress. Try for 2,000 words today.

  2. Good advice, thanks! Having a deadline helps, even if it's just a timer. I use's app for the same reason, it forces me to stop thinking about a scene and start writing it. I'll see how close I can get to 2000 today.