Million Word Challenge: Week One

Posted: January 8, 2014 in writing, writing update
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We are already one week down in the new year, and so one week into the million words in a year challenge.  And so far I am doing better than expected.

For the week, I was aiming to do the following;

Block 1: 3500 words (Setting Document)

Block 2: 7000 words (New Drafts)

Block 3: 10500 words (Rewrites)

Total: 21000 words

What I did was;

Block 1: 3897 words

Block 2: 7218 words

Block 3: 19685 words

Total: 30800 words.

 

As you an see I exceeded all the targets and currently have almost 10000 words in the bank for slower days – and they will come.  Being on holidays does give more time to write than normal.

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Comments
  1. 1MM words is an ambitious goal to say the least. Good luck to you. you certainly have a good start.

  2. qorvus says:

    The trick is of course to keep it up.

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