NaNoWriMo Day 5

Progress for Fairy Tales: Teven of Nowhere

Today’s Word Count:  2100 words

Total Word Count:  12,600 words

Favorite Excerpt:  “Rischa grinned and stood up, a fat, fuzzy caterpillar in her arms. It wriggled lazily, but couldn’t escape the child’s careful embrace. “I found a friend,” she called happily. “He’s very healthy. His wings will be so big when he’s all grown.”

“Not if you keep stressing him out like that, he won’t,” I pointed out, tapping my hand on the leaf she’d pried the caterpillar away from. Rischa stuck her tongue out at me, but released the wiggly thing back to its perch. She made sure it wasn’t about to slip off all the way to the ground below before taking to the air again on her dainty wings.”

Made some great headway today. I finished up the second chapter and got well into the third. These characters are such fun to write, and I’m glad when things come to me so quickly. I think I’ll really be ready for the weekend to just have words pouring out of my head. Very soon I’ll get to the start of the real action.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.