09/17/2020 Snippet, DUTIES Revision

15900/32000, and I may need to revise when this is going to be ready. Although it’s not that bad. For that matter, things are already starting to calm down on the home education front. The kids seem to be getting used to the schedule, huzzah.

We must keep on carrying on, then. Word-count waits for no man.

Patreon!

Continue reading 09/17/2020 Snippet, DUTIES Revision

09/16/2020 Update, DUTIES revision.

15,250/32,000. Better, but not quite at a good cruising speed. Finished “The Fight in the Grove,” (final wordcount: 5,300) and am now working on “Processing Duty.” I am starting to think that this may be a five-story job. Which would be a further complication. Ach, well.

Patreon!

Continue reading 09/16/2020 Update, DUTIES revision.

09/14/2020 Update, DUTIES Project.

13,800/32,000. Hrm. This needs to go faster. A lot faster. The 500/word per word strategy just ain’t gonna cut it for this project. The problem is, if I up it to 1,500/words per day I’m likely to end up with crap, which is worse than not getting this project situated by the end of the month. I must think about this further.

Snippet from ‘The Fight In The Grove’ after the fold.

Patreon!

Continue reading 09/14/2020 Update, DUTIES Project.

09/13/2020 Update, DUTIES Project.

13,140/32,000 Words.

Worked on: The Fight in the Grove

DUTIES is going to be four previously published stories: “Processing Duty,” “The Fight In the Grove,” “Frogman Prince,” and (my personal favorite) “Meatbags.” I was originally going to type “published on Patreon,” but since all the magazines out there insist on treating them as bloody reprints they can damn well not be hyphenated-published stories. Fair’s fair.

A bit of a taste:

Continue reading 09/13/2020 Update, DUTIES Project.