Weekly Novel Progress: Week of April 3, 2017

Writing Stats for April 3-9, 2017

  • Starting word count: 130,544
  • End word count: 130,190
  • New words written: 217 words outline
  • Words deleted in revision: 571
  • Scrivener hours (per Rescue Time): 1.5 hours
  • Editing (estimate): 1 hour
  • Outlining (estimate): 30 minutes

status updates for the week

This week was a crapshoot, with only three hours of working time. Sometimes your brain needs a break, I suppose.

  • Chapter 8: completed chapter worksheet
  • Revised chapter 49 (removed net 571 words / 27%)

work Plan for Next week

It’s Norwescon this coming weekend, and I need to finish my illustration for the next issue of Liminal Stories – and I’m coming down with a cold – so I foresee next week being low output as well.

  • Outline Chapter 8
  • Finish updating outline for second half of book

About Tracy Durnell

Seattle-area graphic designer and SFF writer inspired by the Pacific Northwest, crafting a sustainable and intentional life.

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