"Is anyone else doing write-ins with their local NaNo group? I'm finding it the most helpful thing of all so far. Tonight there is an all-night write-in at the Strathcona library in Edmonton. I am SO excited!"
"I'm off to a good start so far!! 2,000 words and the night is still young. No school tomorrow for NYS elections, so I'm gonna be working all night.
Wish me luck.
And we are ALL going to make it and show how freakin' awesome…"
"i cancelled my world of warcraft subscription in preparation for this year. it broke my heart but... it had to be done! i'm not going to try to let it affect my daily routine too much, but i fear it's inevitable. too many aps this year =…"
"Don't cut yourself off too much, if you get too lonely it might end up being a distraction. Find a friend who would like company while doing homework or something and sit down with them and write your story. This is my plan. Though I could just…"
"I can't talk, there have been times I've been downing Ritalin with an energy drink when I've already had two cups of coffee and it's only ten o'clock. That was just from finishing term assignments last year, I wasn't…"
"I was going to do an urban fantasy, but I realized that the story and characters were powerful enough that the story doesn't need magic, at least of the kind you find in a fantasy genre. One of my characters is Wiccan, so I would say it is both…"
"Yeah I'm giving myself plenty of room for those late nights when it's hard to come up with ideas...the story takes place in a world where the "spirits' of our world live...so every physical object is personified..which will give…"
"the thing is, elves/dwarves/halflings could all live in the city rather unobtrusively. some changes in clothing, not to mention man's latent ability to not believe what can't be real would hide them pretty good.
shapeshifers would be fine…"
"The probably-too-obvious answer to the humaniods living in the city is Shape-shifters. Although, I've been thinking a lot about shape shifters recently because I'm trying to decide if I want them in my story or not, so maybe I'm…"