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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)

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WIP report — The Dragon’s Den (20,577)

Word count: 20,577 / 35,000 ✒️ The new manuscript honeymoon is over. Everything is a mess. Maybe this is a good sign. At least hating something means you have something to hate, which for a writer is better than having nothing at all. (I don't really hate what I've got. My grumble bones just start dancing… Continue reading WIP report — The Dragon’s Den (20,577)

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WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (17,520)

Word count: 17,520 / 35,000 Well, I missed the CampNaNo deadline, but I made it halfway to my target word count and am still in act one. This instalment of the Basilica Conspiracy is a little more intricate than Chasing Sisyphus. We're peeling back the layers of why Governor Miyamoto was targeted. We get a glimpse of… Continue reading WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (17,520)

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WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (13,618)

Word count: 13,618 / 35,000 Almost 40% done... but I'm sure there's more than 60% left of the story to tell. If this goes over 35,000 words, I'll be pleased as punch! Fancy a WIP peek? He took a step towards her, arm outstretched, imploring. Then he stopped and they fell by his side. This room,… Continue reading WIP report – The Dragon’s Den (13,618)