Week in Writing #WordCount Yes, I know it’s Monday…

Yes, it’s Monday. Yes, I’m posting my word count early.

 

And why am I so excited about my word count for the week?

 

 

‘Cause with those 2,515 words, I¬†finished my novel!!!

 

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My Week in Writing #WordCount What a ride!

I love the excitement, the energy I feel when writing the final chapters.

Muse is like a roller coaster car that has just cranked it’s way to the top of the biggest hill and is suddenly on free fall, the wheels not even touching the tracks.

Such a rush!

I predict I’ll be finished with this baby before the end of next week.

How was your week?

#WordCount What do you do when you’ve discovered a major plot flaw 2/3 into your current WIP?

My WIP is different than any other story I’ve written.

The main conflict is not good guy vs bad guy. It’s the good guy vs. . . herself.

 

I like the story. I like the characters. And I think the whole thing is worth telling . . . but probably, most definitely, not the way I’m doing it.

When I started writing during NaNoWriMo I was dealing with the internal struggles quite well, but now that I’m close to finishing the whole plot has just gotten . . . blah, and the conflict has basically turned into “what fuckin’ conflict?”.

So what do you do when you’re 2/3 finished with your WIP and suddenly realize it has one big flaw that will mean major rewriting. . .

 

You keep writing.

You write until it’s finished because you can’t edit a story that’s still in your head.

Sigh.