NaNoWriMo Update #4 – 35,000 Down, 15,000 To Go!

I am now 35,000 words into my NaNoWriMo novel, The LZR Project. I think I have about thirteen episodes done, which is really great progress since I have ideas written out for about thirty-four episodes. My characters are starting to get a little bit out of hand, but that’s expected. As a writer, you expect … More NaNoWriMo Update #4 – 35,000 Down, 15,000 To Go!

NaNoWriMo Update #3 – Over 28,000 Words And Counting!

Yesterday I passed up 28,000 words on my NaNoWriMo novel! Considering this is the start of the second week of NaNo, I’m pretty excited about my progress so far. With the 28,000 words comes eleven episodes of The LZR Project already written out, with more than twenty episodes to go. For the most part, each … More NaNoWriMo Update #3 – Over 28,000 Words And Counting!

NaNoWriMo Update #2 – Over 22,000 Words So Far

This afternoon, I crossed the 22,000 word count line in my NaNoWriMo novel, The LZR Project. Out of the thirty-four episodes (short stories) I plan to write, I have at least nine full episodes sketched out. The amazing thing that I am encountering while I blow through this NaNo goodness is that my Black Earth … More NaNoWriMo Update #2 – Over 22,000 Words So Far

NaNo Prep – Side Character Story #2 – Ridley Grant

Today’s Writing.com October NaNoWriMo Prep Challenge is to write up a background story for another one of the side characters in my upcoming NaNoWriMo novel, The LZR Project. In this short snippet, I go into a bit of detail about my character, Ridley Grant, a policewoman who went undercover within one of Lysallis’ worst gangs … More NaNo Prep – Side Character Story #2 – Ridley Grant

NaNo Prep – Contest Round #3 – Point Blank

Yesterday’s Writing.com October NaNo Prep Challenge was a contest entry requiring a backstory of  the antagonist of my upcoming NaNoWriMo novel, The LZR Project. Mr. Big is the antagonist, and I had to do a story that made the reader empathize with his motivations for being a villain. Here’s the entry I wrote for the … More NaNo Prep – Contest Round #3 – Point Blank

NaNo Prep – Side Character Story – Vector

Today’s Writing.com October NaNoWriMo Prep Challenge is to write up a background story for one of the side characters in my upcoming NaNoWriMo novel, The LZR Project. In this short snippet, I go into a bit of detail about my character, Vector, who was originally introduced in my Black Earth series as a time-traveling heroine. … More NaNo Prep – Side Character Story – Vector

NaNo Prep – Contest Round #2 – Lady Lysallis

Yesterday’s Writing.com October NaNo Prep Challenge was another contest entry requiring a description of one of the settings found in my upcoming NaNoWriMo novel using all five senses. My entry is a description of the city of Lysallis – as a sultry female during the night, and an infected, dying victim during the day. Here’s … More NaNo Prep – Contest Round #2 – Lady Lysallis