NaNoWriMo: Day 11 (2019)

11 Nov

I’m taking this whole thing one day at a time. I wish I was looking ahead more, but it’s not looking good.

Today’s word count: 2 090
Total word count: 18,773

I got done what I needed to for the day, but I didn’t get ahead as I would have liked to. I’m just not feeling very motivated to get further ahead than the day requires to keep me on pace. I keep thinking an exciting scene will push me ahead, but it’s not doing it.

I’m still nervous about finishing the story before 50k. I think I’m rushing ahead too fast. I’m sure there are scenes that belong in the book that I’m missing but I don’t know what they are right now so they’re going to stay hidden. That’s what editing is for.

Tomorrow is going to be hard. I have a workout before work, I’m working late, and I have a meeting right after work. I doubt I get any writing done tomorrow. Maybe a few hundred words, but I’ll be behind by the end of tomorrow. I’m trying to be optimistic but it isn’t going well.

Until next time, write on.

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4 Responses to “NaNoWriMo: Day 11 (2019)”

  1. Cheryl Malandrinos November 12, 2019 at 11:50 PM #

    You can do this. Keep tackling it one day at a time or spend one day catching up a bit. The important thing is to keep going.

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    • Sam November 13, 2019 at 5:36 PM #

      Thank you! This week has been killing me as I fall behind. I’ve got to use the weekend to keep it up! Happy writing.

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  2. Megabunnyreads November 13, 2019 at 9:31 AM #

    You’re doing great! I have been a slacker hardcore for the past few days and my word count is abysmal. I def need a kick in the butt!

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    • Sam November 13, 2019 at 5:43 PM #

      I haven’t written since I posted that! I need to get my butt into gear. Happy reading!

      Like

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