Julie Oldham Writes

Monthly Archives: November 2017

This post brought to you by the number 50, or 50k, which is the number of words I’ve written in November.   I crossed that mark just this morning, so I’m still basking in the glory of my win.  Bask with me, dear reader. I’m not yet done with my novel.  I’d say I’m approaching the end of Act II, with my character just now getting really, really aggravated at the bad guy. … Read More

Last week, I told you I reached 10,000 words for NaNoWriMo.  Today, I’m happy to report I’ve hit 21,762!  I am finally out of Act I, and my character is running away.  Flee! Flee for your lives!  I don’t think it is going to work out for her, sadly.  I still need Acts II and III. It has been a busy week, but I’ve remained ahead of the target word count and… Read More

I told you there would be graphs!  As we begin this beautiful Sunday, I have 10,000 words added to my story since November 1.  That means I’m 20% done with my NaNoWriMo goal! It has only been four days, but I’ve already learned quite a bit more about writing and my novel than I did on October 31. I’ve added 10,000 words to what I started with, which was just over 9,000… Read More