Helen (heleninwales) wrote,

  • Mood:

Writing progress -- Novel in 90 (round two)

I'm just about managing to write again, despite all the photography.

Revealing Secrets

Words written in the first week: 2125
Total words in novel: 2125
Mean things done to characters: Bethany is having her photo taken. *g*

She's also in a cellar with a serial killer.

Getting the tone right for this novel is hard, especially for this opening scene. I had a false start from last year but I had to scrap it all. The murderer was doing the bulgy-eyed, demented murderer thing and it was just wrong, wrong, wrong. It needs to be more subtle.

Off to write more words before I start marking the first assignments from the latest batch of fiction writing students.


NOVEL IN 90 (Revealing Secrets): 2125 new words:

Revealing Secrets
2,125/ 90,000 (2%)

That progress bar looks so feeble, doesn't it? Must write more words!
Tags: novel_in_90, revealing secrets, writing, writing progress

  • Diving into the waves

    30/52 for the group 2021 Weekly Alphabet Challenge This week's theme was: D is for Diver I went to the seaside yesterday and saw people swimming…

  • A walk in the woods

    I want to film a video at a nearby seaside place, but the tide wasn't cooperating so instead G took me on a walk through a wood I hadn't visited…

  • Brexit is beginning to bite

    I feel tired. Yesterday morning G and I went for a walk. (I'll do a separate post about that.) Then in the afternoon, I decided to post the photos of…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded