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WIP report β€” The Dragon’s Den (36,194)

Word count: 36,194 / 35,000 πŸ€– The Dragon's Den WIP has now overshot where I expected it to be. I'm wary of getting excited about this, though. I'm not sure what the editing process looks like for a sequel. How much "in the last episode of..." are we supposed to have? If I remember correctly,… Continue reading WIP report β€” The Dragon’s Den (36,194)

Diary

We’ll collect the moon and the stars

I'm a little annoyed with this year. Happy that I'm making progress with my work, but miffed that everything is so locked in. If I stacked my projects end to end, I'd be fully booked until I turn forty. And what a slog life is when there's no room for new, exciting things. We've still… Continue reading We’ll collect the moon and the stars

Diary, Music

WIP report β€” The Dragon’s Den (32,700)

Word count: 32,700 / 35,000 βœ’οΈ There's a lot more intrigue in this instalment of The Basilica Conspiracy. I've found when I get stuck in a scene, it's because I haven't properly explored how all the clues in the crime have come together. My head gets lost in a logic haze, which seems to put… Continue reading WIP report β€” The Dragon’s Den (32,700)

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WIP report β€” The Dragon’s Den (26,066)

Word count:Β 26,066 / 35,000 So... I didn't end up travelling. A last-minute family medical situation came up. It was unreal. Nobody died, thank goodness. But my immediate family redirected all their trajectories to little old Perth. The last two weeks have been intense. IΒ think everything will go back to normal after this week. But the… Continue reading WIP report β€” The Dragon’s Den (26,066)