Recovering from Camp NaNoWriMo (June)

As I’m sure you guessed from the lack of updates, I did indeed fall short of the 50,000 word finish line for Camp NaNoWriMo’s June session. I stopped just shy of 20k, which makes this a pretty average fail when compared to my past attempts. *pokes NaNo win/loss record*

I did, however, end up with decent rough drafts of The Ties That Bind, Inheritance, Chewtoys, Bringing Sarah Home, as well as a good handful of drabbles and short flash fiction. In terms of usable content, I did pretty well—unlike normal NaNo’s there’s nothing that I can immediate move into the Worldbuilding/MuseFic pile. (more…)

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June Camp NaNoWriMo : Day 14

It’s almost halfway through Camp NaNoWriMo… do you know where your stories are?

The First 10,000 Words are well behind me, but the 25k midpoint goal is still a good ways out of reach. But since I’m clocking in roughly 10k a day on the weekends, I’m not too worried yet.

NaNo Rebeling is turning out to be a little more chaotic than expected, but still good fun. I’m holding off on posting the drafts because I’m hopping between stories more than expected— so other than the flash fiction and drabbles, there won’t be much to see until July rolls around. (Sorry!) (more…)

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June Camp NaNoWriMo 2012 – Story #10 (Science Fiction, Rabbit’verse)

Below is the rough outline for a short story that is in queue for this year’s June Camp NaNoWriMo. You can see a list of all of the stories here, or you can just click on the Camp NaNoWriMo tag and get all the planning goodness.

Verse: Rabbit’verse

Working Title: Bringing Sarah Home

Blurb: Some Firsts fall further than others. (more…)

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June Camp NaNoWriMo 2012 – Story #9 (Science Fiction, Blackguards and Plaster Saints)

Below is the rough outline for a short story that is in queue for this year’s June Camp NaNoWriMo. You can see a list of all of the stories here, or you can just click on the Camp NaNoWriMo tag and get all the planning goodness.

Verse: Blackguards and Plaster Saints

Working Title: Building a Better Mouse

Blurb: The best defense is a good offense—or a good distraction (aka Humans: Do Not Give Them Power Tools). (more…)

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June Camp NaNoWriMo 2012 – Story #8 (Science Fiction, Carson and Ship)

Below is the rough outline for a short story that is in queue for this year’s June Camp NaNoWriMo. You can see a list of all of the stories here, or you can just click on the Camp NaNoWriMo tag and get all the planning goodness.

Verse: Carson and Ship

Working Title: A Song for Vacuums

Blurb: Carson teaches Ship to whistle as she works with unexpected results. (more…)

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June Camp NaNoWriMo 2012 – Story #7 (Urban Fantasy, Everyday Wolves)

Below is the rough outline for a short story that is in queue for this year’s June Camp NaNoWriMo. You can see a list of all of the stories here, or you can just click on the Camp NaNoWriMo tag and get all the planning goodness.

Verse: Everyday Wolves

Working Title: Natural Instincts

Blurb: There’s a fine line between hoarding and storing food for the winter. (more…)

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