Saturday, March 5, 2011

2001, A Noveling Oddity

Mysterious Symbol, (c) me
My novel has been taking two steps forward and two steps back all week, but in the past four hours, I wrote 2,000+ words! New words! Fresh, unedited, un-dithered with words!

I've decided I like writing new stuff way better than editing. Why am I surprised? However, it occurs to me that I like editing when the writing isn't my own. Wouldn't it be great to have a twin writer to trade books with so that you never have to edit your own work?

When is that cloning project going to start working on writers?

3 comments:

  1. And here, you've hit on the exact joy of my writing coaching/editing life! I don't have to write!!!!!

    But thank G-d, someone does . . .

    Thanks for bearing the burden to such good effect. And, just in case you'd forgotten, I'd LOVE to edit NiP.

    Yay for the new 2000!!

    Hugs,
    jme

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  2. Someday, it will be ready to be read. Someday!

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  3. Thank heavens I get to hear the serialization . . .

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Wench, I want to say this about that...