2017 Book Reading Challenge: End of Year Summary

In late 2016, faced with an ever-expanding pile of to-be-read books, and an evolving, ever-shifting pile of library books - that often spent their allotted 9 weeks maximum lending time with me languishing in the library book box before being returned barely read – I decided that I couldn’t bear the strange cognitive dissonance of … Continue reading 2017 Book Reading Challenge: End of Year Summary


NaNoWriMo 2017 Journal: Day 23

Current word count: 26,744 / 50,000 words. Today's soundtrack: a mix of 1990s alternative rock, Australian rock, and 2010s folk metal. Step one: write lengthy day 23 journal. So lengthy you end up not working on your NaNoWriMo story.  Step two: lose the unsaved file in which you wrote the journal. Rookie mistake. In short, … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017 Journal: Day 23