Tag Archives: 2024Words A Day Challenge

Day 60 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Always Another Go

I finished the first draft of the short story I’m working on. I like the idea. I don’t know if the execution works, though. I just typed “The End” this morning and haven’t given it time to rest or settle, … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 59 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Two Hours A Day

The first day back at work after a vacation is always a rough re-entry, like going from a nice walk outside, wren twittering away and the sweet smell of wisteria to the cold staleness of community center with the faint … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 58 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Life Value

Strangely enough, it was a TikTok that ended my TikTok addiction. If you’ve never seen the mental health TikTok lady starting with “Hey” and ending with a version of – maybe you need to go outside and touch some grass, … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 57 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Curated Feed

It was the luxury denim handbag that broke me. The YouTube vlogger got her hands on the newest bag of the denim line of one of my favorite handbag brands through a friend who had a hook up with a … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 56 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Another System Save

Okay. Today is another day where my systems saved me. The only reason I got in the chair this morning was because I wanted to find out what happened with my characters. That’s it. It’s the beginning of a new … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 55 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –The End – Begin Again

I typed The End on a novel for the first time in a long time. Afterwards, I just stared at the screen. Then I added, the date, the location and, of course, the writing smoothie flavor of the day. It’s … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 54 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Good Enough or 90 Percent

One good thing about writing every day is that I’m recognizing my patterns quicker. For example, remember the missed deadline? Once I sat down in my trusty, ergonomic writing chair, it only took me 10 minutes to edit and finalize … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 53 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Another Day to Win

Each day is another chance to win. Another chance to get better, make an improvement, try a different tactic, try a different topping on a slice of pizza, change the ratio in an experimental tea latte, walk at a different … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 52 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –It’s Only Scary Because It’s New

Well. I’m nearing the end of my novel. It’s getting scary, like, okay the first draft is written and it’s not going in a drawer. It’s going out into the world in some shape or form with my name on … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Day 51 Reporting – 2,024 Words/Day Process Log –Experiment

I’m taking the upcoming week off work as an experiment. I always said the goal was to retire to writing. I never investigated what that meant. All right. That’s not true. In my 20s, I quit my job to live … Continue reading

Posted in 2,024 Words A Day, Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment