WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (9,568)

Word count: 9,568 / 35,000 Approaching the 30% mark—yay! I've been getting the urge to write different genres of romance, especially low fantasy with dark elements. Desire first hit while playing Out of the Abyss with my D&D group. I'm told our group is quite unique in the way we play. We seem to run into … Continue reading WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (9,568)

WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (6,254)

Word count: 6,524 / 35,000 Fancy an unpolished first-draft excerpt? “Adria Yuan.” More observation than greeting, but he offered it with a toothy smile. “I’m Detective de Vries. Sorry to have kept you waiting. I hope Detective Wong kept you entertained.” He was cordial, so polite her teeth hurt. So that was their game—good cop, bad … Continue reading WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (6,254)

WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (3,409 words)

Word count: 3,409 / 35,000 I am sick 😷 Felt like arse this morning. I've coughed up something vibrant. I seem to be celebrating all of WA's cold weather months being unwell in some way. It's frustrating, because apart from catching every damned bug that comes along, I'm generally active and healthy. Sometimes, in germ-infested desperation, I … Continue reading WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (3,409 words)

WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (1,881 words)

Word count: 1,881 / 35,000 I've started work on The Dragon's Den, the sequel to my first novel, Chasing Sisyphus. This baby's had a few false starts. My first attempt at Chapter 1 was boring. Like, "I couldn't even bring myself to keep writing" boring. The second attempt made me realise my plan for this series was … Continue reading WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (1,881 words)