Linda G. Hill

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Random Stuff – #SoCS

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It seems the concert I came all the way to Japan to see was the stuff of inspiration. I started writing a new novel today. Only 1,333 words into it – not quite up to NaNoWriMo standards, but I’m hoping I’ll be able to finish my first draft by Christmas. Thanks, as always, go to this guy for his inspirational lyrics:

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Sakurai Atsushi

And the rest of the band for the awesome music:

The Mortal

The Mortal

Some of which you can listen to here:

(I’ll leave the video here for a limited time, so if you’re interested, listen to it soon.)

And so that’s most of my interesting stuff, at least the stuff I’ll disclose before I get back home to Canada. I have loads of fantastic sights to share and stories to tell. It’s been a trip for the books… so to speak.

This random update post is part of Stream of Consciousness Saturday. Find the prompt here: https://lindaghill.com/2015/11/27/the-friday-reminder-and-prompt-for-socs-nov-2815/ and join in!

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35 thoughts on “Random Stuff – #SoCS

  1. wow wow wow omg you say Sakurai. I love Buck Tick have done for years and you are so lucky to have seen him. I am so happy for you.

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  2. Reblogged this on firefly465 and commented:
    wow wow wow

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  3. Lots of stuff to share.
    🙂
    Love it.
    I just secured myself a few tickets to a show next June. One of my favourite bands and I know what you mean about the inspiration music can provide, especially and specifically in terms of writing.
    Glad it was a successful and enjoyable trip and safe travels back here to Canada in the meantime.

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    • Thank you, Kerry! I’ll be sure to wave as I fly over your region of Ontario. I actually saw the falls from the air last time I came back in to Toronto.
      Music is oh so inspirational for me. Glad it is for you too!

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  4. Wow! That’s fast novel writing! Glad that the trip has been so inspirational. Safe journey!

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  5. Finish by Christmas? Sounds like a challenge. Hope you’re up for it. Good luck! Seems like the trip was a blast, though 🙂

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  6. By Christmas?!? WOW! Best wishes! Let me know if you need a reader! 😀

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  7. Finishing a draft by Christmas is quite a challenge! Best of luck!

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  8. You have my respect! You already did but now more. Who travels as a fan to Japan? I checked Sakurai Atsushi out on Google, what an interesting dude. Keep riding the wave!

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  9. First draft by Christmas? That’d actually be faster than a NaNoWriMo turnaround at this rate. Good luck.

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  10. First draft by Christmas – I’m feeling inspired!

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  11. Interesting band. Reminds me a little of David Bowie.

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  12. Actually, the 1300 words are more than up to NaNoWriMo standards. Most people barely break 10k. You’re well on your way.

    Are you writing Gothic horror? I mean, it doesn’t matter which genre it’s in because I’ll read it anyways. I’m just asking to try to figure out what I’ll be looking forward to.

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  13. Good to hear that you are safe home again Linda 😀
    Nice music…

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  14. Hello lucky one! 🙂 Are you going to write a report from that concert? I would really enjoy it.

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  15. Good luck with your book.

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