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#NaNoWinner2018 – I did it!

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It was a tough race to the finish. I was behind by 13K words coming out of the weekend, but I was fiercely determined to finish my novel by November 30th. I had a week to write 21,461 words.

So I devised a method. In a ten-minute sprint I can write 300 words. If I could just do two of those an hour for the seven hours Alex was at school, getting to 50K by the end of the month would be a piece of cake.

And guess who’s going to the store to buy cake? (And all the groceries I’ve been running out of all week.) ME!!

About an hour ago I finished my sixth novel!!

 

Author: LindaGHill

There's a writer in here, clawing her way out.

42 thoughts on “#NaNoWinner2018 – I did it!

  1. Congratulations! Well done.

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  2. Congratulations! πŸ˜€

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  3. Congrats – I entered as a plantser and wrote in my mother tongue -Afrikaans (South Africa). What a liberating experience. managed to also complete my first #NaNoWriMo!

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  4. Me too! Congrats! This novel is far from finished though. πŸ˜€

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  5. Congratulations. Job well done.

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  6. Well done you Gal πŸ’œπŸ’œ

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  7. Congratulations! I managed to break the figure (okay, I stopped today at 66000 but I’m retired, so time isn’t a thing), but the problem with pantsing it is that I haven’t taken it to a conclusion yet. Hopefully, I can get there pretty soon. I need my MC to die, but he’s refusing!

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  8. Congratulations! I’m so happy for you!

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  9. Congrats! ❀ I'm no where near winning, but for my first NaNoWriMo, I'm closing in on 30K & happy with it.

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  10. Woo hoo! Big congrats!

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  11. Congratulations! I won too. It’s a great feeling, isn’t it?

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  12. Great job Linda! Congratulations 😍

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