• Happy Dance,  Ideas,  Inspiration,  Work-In-Progress,  Writing Journey

    Dance of the Queue Fairy

    So, I mentioned last week, I think, how I’ve already picked out the story to follow “The Puppet Box.” If you happened to stroll through the sidebar or the Writing Projects Garden, you will have seen it already, one working title “Winter’s Siren” aka “Songbird.” 😀 Yeah, I know, after all the hoop-la I spit about picking a next idea super early, I’ve gone and done it again. Well, if I don’t write this story I’ll die!! (Disclaimer: Krystal Jane is just being dramatic.)  Given how long it takes some of my ideas to grow into something writeable, I figured, why not force all super shiny ideas to the back…

  • Work-In-Progress,  Writing Journey

    #WIPMarathon #24

    How’s the beginning of the year been for everyone?! ^_^ Last report wordcount + chapter count: main idea: “The Inescapable” = 25,965 words, Chapter 11, 14 chapters outlined idea B: “Blackbird Manor” = 11 chapters outlined persistent plot bunny idea: “Songbird: = 4978 words, Chapter ??, no current outline Current report WC + CC: main idea: “The Inescapable” = 41,853 words, Chapter 19, 39 chapters outlined (through to the end!) idea B: “Blackbird Manor” = 11 chapters outlined persistent plot bunny idea: “Songbird: = 5056 words, still no chapter headings or outline I’m in the process of mentally organizing the plot for “Songbird”, so the only progress I made on…

  • Work-In-Progress,  Writing Journey

    #WIPMarathon #23 (December)

    One week left until 2016!! ^_^ Things I’m Glad I Did in 2015: I’m glad I didn’t give up. This was a pretty good year as far as things go in general, but it was quite the rough year for writing. I finished nothing. I was frustrated and stressed and overwhelmed and discouraged, but somehow, I’m still writing. 🙂 In 2016, I’d Love To: I would really like to finish three novels, four if the timing is right. ^_^ Four first drafts seems doable if I don’t spend a lot of time pitching a fit over something. I have a really good line up of ideas so I’m feeling really…