Helen (heleninwales) wrote,

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Writing progress

Words written last night (hand-written first draft) in the time slot between finishing work and starting to teach the evening class: 514

Three new characters materialised. Or you could say it was four if you count the great black cat that scares Miffin (Wil and Ceri's cat) at the end of the scene. So I now have some of the supernatural denizens of the magic mountain, namely: the hag, the warrior king and the boogan. And the great black cat, of course, but he or she doesn't say anything.

I intend to post a review of my writing progress over the last couple of weeks, but all my spreadsheets are at home and I'm at work, typing this while eating my lunch. But it is interesting to note that although I haven’t been hitting my targets, I have been writing noticeably more since I not only started setting a weekly target (as opposed to a monthly one, which I've been doing for some time) but started reviewing them each Sunday and keeping a written record of the review.

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