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 — The Dragon’s Den (32,700)

Word count: 32,700 / 35,000 ✒️ 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 — The Dragon’s Den (32,700)

Diary, Music

WIP report — The Dragon’s Den (23,510)

Word count: 23,510 / 35,000 ✒️ Not far off my pre-travel target of 25,000. As I have a huge pile of laundry to do and still haven't started packing yet, I expect this is where my word count will stall for the next week or so. But we'll see. Maybe I'll have a sudden burst of… Continue reading WIP report — The Dragon’s Den (23,510)