Progress Report: Lazette Gifford’s 2 Year Novel, Weeks 34-37

Project: SNAFU [Name to be changed, probably] Goal: 90,000 words Daily Quota: 1000 words per day Deadline: September 28, 2018 (90 work days) Words Written: 16,885 Words Left: 73,115 Daily Average: 3,377 %Complete: 19% Current setup Recorder: Olympus WS-852 Headset: Andrea NC-181VM *************** This week: July 2 – July 6, 2018 My project goals are … More Progress Report: Lazette Gifford’s 2 Year Novel, Weeks 34-37

07/03/2018 Progress Report: Lazette Gifford’s 2 Year Novel, Weeks 26-33

Progress: 7 Weeks of the course took me 8 months and 7 days to get through. This is not a failing of the course, it’s all me. But the course is amazingly flexible and allows for that sort of thing. And it wasn’t like I wasn’t doing anything. I was. I was learning to outline. … More 07/03/2018 Progress Report: Lazette Gifford’s 2 Year Novel, Weeks 26-33

Outlines suck.

Why do outlines suck? Because they are stupid hard when you don’t actually know what you’re doing. Then again, a lot of things are stupid hard when you don’t know what you’re doing and are just starting out: Dance, running, bike riding, swimming, quantum physics… Outlines suck, but they’ve made my writing better. I mentioned … More Outlines suck.

Progress Report: Lazette Gifford’s 2 Year Novel. 2017, October: Stalled (2)

Progress: Uh… April-October Flash Fiction: Uh… After Celebration my monthly flash fiction goal has gone right out of the window for two big reasons. 1. I don’t have the time (or skill) to work on multiple projects simultaneously (when dictating and driving). So here I was, moving along at a good clip with the Selkie … More Progress Report: Lazette Gifford’s 2 Year Novel. 2017, October: Stalled (2)