The Madness that Befalls a NaNoWriMo Winner!

Yep. Got the official badge today, 20 November 2017. Winner. Wanna see? Here 'tis: Of course, I can't get at the goodies I want yet - have to wait 'til 1 Dec (oh, no! I want it now!). So, what to do after all the bally-hoo? Well, I think I may have promised to get … Continue reading The Madness that Befalls a NaNoWriMo Winner!

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Update on Nano, and an Excerpt from the Output

This is a part from Scene 8 of the novel, [soon to be renamed:] Kraken, Dragon, Cat vs. Kangaroo, Cockatoo, Crocodile - Who Will Rule? First, the NaNo update:  It's done and won, but now the numbers will start to come down as I hone and cut and remove questions, notes and research. There's still … Continue reading Update on Nano, and an Excerpt from the Output

Update: NaNoWriMo Fight, Flight, Freeze

This is the Freeze moment. The 'out of the blocks' momentum was good, the daily sprints were good (because there were more than one in a day, so it's easier), and the expected count of 25k by the end of a week was accomplished (early!!). And now? Well, the whole kit and kaboodle is out … Continue reading Update: NaNoWriMo Fight, Flight, Freeze

More NaNo Madness

Well, it hit this morning. The dead-brain-I-can't-do-this-it's-a-stupid-idea moment that dragged out into a few hours, then after some rattling around in the garden, doing compost, picking asparagus and loquats, the mind started churning over little bits of this and that, and I thought - Ooooooh, that's why! And (no, I didn't leave the pile of … Continue reading More NaNo Madness

Kraken, Dragon, Cat – aka – Kangaroo, Cockatoo, Crocodile

Who will be the Overlord of Magic?   And this is the first instalment of the NanoWriMo project: Scene 1 (first draft, of course). Copyright Cage Dunn 2017.   They rounded the corner and pulled up in a puff of dust. The entrance was blocked by a fenced and funnelled entrance, and the only way … Continue reading Kraken, Dragon, Cat – aka – Kangaroo, Cockatoo, Crocodile