NaNoWriMo - Day 17

MikeNM

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November 18, 2018

Making up some ground here and ripping some vinyl at the same time. Around four hours of straight writing time today, this month has really helped me see how much writing I can do at a time with more focus.
Daily Word Count: 4220
Total Word Count: 23690
Target Word Count: 28339
Writing Music:
Street Sects - The Kicking . . .

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NaNoWriMo Day 15

MikeNM

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November 16, 2018

Hit the halfway point, still a bit behind. Late night Packer game meant it was a bare minimum day. Tried a new agey psych music podcast I like to listen when working, and it didn’t do much to hold my attention writing. Probably skip it for something a bit less meandering and more focused. I think that I hit a point where I can lock in the . . .

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NaNoWriMo - Day 14

MikeNM

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November 15, 2018

Got some lunch writing in today, though I had to stay up a little late to hit my goal.
Today’s Word Count: 2208
Total Word Count: 17785
Target Word Count: 23338
Today’s Writing Music
All That Jazzz Podcast

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NaNoWriMo - Day 13

MikeNM

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November 13, 2018

Lost some ground over the weekend. Churning in a little extra to make up for lost time.
Today’s Word Count: 1940
Total Word Count: 15577
Target Word Count: 21671
Today’s Writing Music:
Zeni Geva With Steve Albini - Maximum Implosion
Gary Numan - The Fallen EP

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Chess Democracy

MikeNM

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November 10, 2018

Radiolab - There's an especially great line in here that the US has the perfect democracy for the 18th Century, but younger countries have found ways to improve on the system. We very obviously have a problem with our elections, where we're expecting two enormous tents to contain everyone's political aspirations. Rank Choice . . .

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NaNoWriMo Day 8

MikeNM

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November 08, 2018

Meandered a bit today, but nailed it right on the word count. The weekend seems like it is going to be touch and go to get writing time, wish I had padding and not a deficit. Caffeinate and type I guess.
Word Count: 11961
Target Word Count: 13336
Writing Music:
Fugazi - Instrument
Empire - Expensive Sound

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NaNoWriMo - Day 7

MikeNM

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November 08, 2018

Today's chapter came easier than yesterday. It fit right into the space I laid out for it. I'm feeling where this story is going, though it needs some more meat on the bones to triple its length.

Total Words: 10294
Target Words: 11669
Writing Music:
RSA Podacast
Syndae Podcast

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