Category Archives: Writing

Late, but okay…

I don’t have a lot to report. I made 1000 words last week, which is the base goal, but didn’t get to 2000. So I enter this week still trying to make up that deficit. We’ll see how it goes! … Continue reading

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Filling the widgets

I’m writing again, and in these two days I’ve written 545 new words. That leaves me a good bit more to write if I’m going to hit this week’s expanded goal of 2000 words, but it’s a start at least. … Continue reading

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Time to catch up

As I feared the holidays combined with the big computer crash ate up last week and I basically got very little done. Go me! So for this week I’m adding last week’s deficit to this week’s word count goal. I … Continue reading

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Heading into the holidays

This week went smoothly, and I wrote 1205 new words, passing my 1000 word goal for the week. So far, so great! Now we head into the challenging part of the year, when there are lots of holidays and Mr. … Continue reading

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Busy week

I’m doing well on the ROW80 goals for the week. With nearly 700 new words written I’ve officially hit the 25% mark on my arbitrary book widget and am on track to easily hit a thousand words this week. And … Continue reading

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A good week

I managed to write 1595 total new words this week, not only hitting my initial goal but also making up for last week’s deficit, which was my secondary goal. I’m really happy about this. Being behind is something that can … Continue reading

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Back on track

Writing goes well this week. I’m already over 700 words in, so on track to get my 1500 for this week to make up for last week’s deficit. And my mind is full of ideas and paragraphs for what needs … Continue reading

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Not enough – ROW80 check-in

Well, I got 514 words this week, so I missed my goal for the first time. I’ve resolved to add the other 500 onto next week’s goal, so next week I need to get 1500 words written. I took copious … Continue reading

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A few more words…

I wrote some on Monday, but gave Tuesday up to the election news. I’m a Democrat, and deeply liberal, so gave today up to political analysis of what happened yesterday too. So tomorrow I’ll get back to work and on … Continue reading

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Letting myself draft – ROW80

I struggle to let the words out. It’s why I’m working with such a small goal for this Round of Words, because my inner editor tends to berate me when my words are imperfect. And they are always imperfect, right? … Continue reading

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