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Weekly Update (26.03.2017) Of Short Stories and Sickness

Currently reading: Angel of Storms by Trudi Canavan Novel Weekly Word Count: 3905 Short Story Weekly Word Count: 464 Review Word Count: 566 Fanfiction Word Count: 717 As you can see, I've decided to add a few more word counts to my weekly updates to give both you and me a better idea of what… Continue reading Weekly Update (26.03.2017) Of Short Stories and Sickness

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Weekly Updates

Weekly Update (29.01.2017)

Currently reading: Angels of Music by Kim Newman Weekly Word Count: 4055 My word count keeps getting higher and higher. I'm rather proud of myself for that. I'm on the hundredth page of my fourth draft of my manuscript now and, once I've got through another scene, I'll be going away from rewriting and into… Continue reading Weekly Update (29.01.2017)

On Writing

Weekly Update (15.01.2016)

Currently reading: The Mammoth Book of Dracula edited by Stephen Jones Weekly Word Count: 2032 If I still did New Year's Resolutions, my current one would be to spend more time on WordPress. Simply going through my feed on Sunday evening is just not good enough. It means I'm not giving the posts my full… Continue reading Weekly Update (15.01.2016)

Weekly Updates

Weekly Update (18.12.2016)

Currently reading: The Tulip Girl by Margaret Dickinson Weekly Word Count: 772 Not a very high word count this week. Christmas certainly has a habit of distracting you. Especially with office parties and evenings out with friends. Thankfully, the bulk of it seems to be over and done with now so, now, I can focus… Continue reading Weekly Update (18.12.2016)

Novels, On Writing, Reviews, Short Stories

Weekly Update (25/09/2016)

Currently (re)reading: Blood and Ice by Robert Masello Weekly Word Count: 1790 Review Weekly Word Count: 2141 You might have noticed that my review word count is a lot higher than my fiction word count. That was because, seeing as I don't want to cut it fine with my reviews like I did last time,… Continue reading Weekly Update (25/09/2016)

On Writing, Reviews, Vampire Novels, Weekly Updates

Weekly Update (18.09.2016)

Currently (re)reading: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K Hamilton Weekly Word Count: 2321 Manuscript Word Count: 69303 Review Word Count: 2877 I really did my latest review in a bit of a rush. Re-reading Night World Volume 1 took a lot longer than expected and there was a lot of fact-checking involved so the Research part… Continue reading Weekly Update (18.09.2016)

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Weekly Update (11/09/2016)

Currently (re)reading: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K Hamilton Weekly Word Count: 2427 Manuscript Word Count: 69163 My weekly word count is a bit lower than usual and that's because I wanted to spend more time this week on redrafting a short story and my manuscript and getting to the end of Night World: Volume 1.… Continue reading Weekly Update (11/09/2016)

Novels, On Writing, Reviews, Short Stories, Vampire Novels, Weekly Updates

Weekly Word Update (4/9/2016)

Currently (re)reading: Night World Volume 1 by L.J.Smith Weekly Word Count (fiction): 3740 Weekly Word Count (review): 2733 Manuscript Word Count: 69051 As you may have noticed, the manuscript word count is back. I didn't put it on my last update as I didn't work on it last week and thus didn't have anything to… Continue reading Weekly Word Update (4/9/2016)

competitions, Novels, On Writing, Reviews, Short Stories, Weekly Updates

Weekly Update (29/08/2016)

Weekly Word Count (fiction): 3170 (22/8-28/8 only) Weekly Word Count (reviews): 72 Currently (re)reading: Night World Volume 1 by L.J.Smith Apologies for the lateness of this update. I was visiting relatives over the weekend and, since the relative I was staying with didn't have an internet connection, I couldn't make a post on Sunday. My… Continue reading Weekly Update (29/08/2016)

Novels, On Writing, Reviews, Short Stories, Weekly Updates

Weekly Update (21/08/2016)

Weekly Word Count: 2464 Manuscript Word Count: 69,525 Currently (re)reading: Glass Houses by Rachel Caine My most productive days, writing-wise, were down to me working on my review rather than my writing. Though I enjoy writing these reviews, I'm starting to worry that they're overtaking my novels and my short stories.¬†And, I think I left… Continue reading Weekly Update (21/08/2016)