NaNoWriMo 2017: Day 4 Journal

Today’s soundtrack: A mix of songs from bands like Jinjer, Insomnium, Cellar Darling, Myrkur, and Rishloo. Current word count: 3,538/50,000 words.   NaNoWriMo has barely started and already I’m wrestling with that drifting, frustrated feeling I normally wouldn’t get until about day 14 or 15. It’s that sense of judgementally looking at my words and … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017: Day 4 Journal


NaNoWriMo 2017: Day 1 Journal

Today’s soundtrack: music on (Dead Letter Circus – This is the Warning; Wintersun – The Forest Seasons), music off, music on, and off again. Silence. The sound of rain and birdsong outside. Current word count: 0/50,000 words. November 1, 2017 has arrived here in Melbourne, Australia, awash with grey skies and steady rain. The birds … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017: Day 1 Journal