Yearly Archives: 2013

I wrote 100,000 words in six months thanks to the Magic Spreadsheet

Last April, I heard about the Magic Spreadsheet from a Mur Lafferty podcast where she talks about having written 100 days in a row. And I thought to myself, “100 days in a row! That’s impossible.” I’d always considered myself … Continue reading

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My first million words (overall)

One of the pieces of advice you often hear for new writers is that you have to write a million words of crap before you can write anything good. Well, I’m happy to report that I’ve just passed that milestone. … Continue reading

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How much do you keep?

A couple of years ago at a holiday party, someone asked me “out of the 1,000 words you try to write every day, how much of that do you actually keep?” My answer: it depends on how good it is. … Continue reading

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