Showing posts from November, 2016

November Recap, or the month of dozens of happenings

Goodness, another month ending? How can this be? And to think, only one more month to go before the end of the year! Wasn't 2016 just starting? *obligatory flailing over the speed of time*

Boring Stats from the blog that you will probably end up skipping over:

Ok, who is in Singapore, please raise your hand. I must know.

Happenings. What? Surprised that I put this in? Well it's in the title so:

1. We gathered with Dad's side of the family to celebrate Grampa's birthday, and guess what?SMORES!

2. I almost forgot about some assignments twenty minutes before they were due. No joke! That'll give you a huge burst of energy right before you're trying to go to sleep. It was one of those: "OH MY GOODNESS, NO!" moments.

3. I learned more swing dancing moves. I am now ambidextrous in that area. So um. Yeah. I can teach anyone if they want to learn it.

4. Gonna address the elephant in the room now: GUYS. NANOWRIMO HAPPENED! And I was in a lovely google hangout wit…

Scene from The Songbird

This transition tho.

"Master." Millicent sensed Darkness' presence. "Hello, my pet, my little ray of pitch black, my darling." his voice was a smooth as honey, low and sweet, but Millicent hated the way that he drew out 'darling' whenever he called her thus. He flashed a pointy grin. "I'm sure you know why I'm here, you're smart like that, of course." "No. This time you seem to have come needlessly and without point or purpose. So tell me, to what do I owe the honor of your visit." "Why, is it not like me to show up for the pleasure of your company?" He glided closer, and Millicent resisted the urge to pull her legs up to her chest in a defensive position. She forced a small laugh out of her dry throat. "Me? You came to see me for the fun of it? Why?" She batted her eyelashes, flirting a bit, all the while forcing herself to keep a pleasing look on her face. "Actually, I had hoped that you would stop …

Beautiful Books: November

Yes. This is a procrastination post.

Yes. I should be writing.

No. You can't stop me.

Excerpt from Cait's Post:

Just like every year, we’re giving our monthly link up “Beautiful People” a small rest so we can focus on “Beautiful Books”. (You can see last year’s Stage 1Stage 2, and Stage 3linkups.) Sky and I host Beautiful Books so we can focus on  our NaNoWriMo projects. The format is the same as Beautiful People. We’ll post 10 questions to answer about your WiP — aka your beautiful book.  Answer the questions in a blog post of your own and then come back here to link up!

Ze Questions:

1. Overall, how is your mental state, and how is your novel going?
*covers ears* LALALALALALALA I'm behind actually. I don't feel like it's coming very fast. And I feel like it's taking me way too long to get to the parts I want to actually write. The climax is so far away. *minor freakoutation* (psht, totally a word. Shush)
2. What’s your first sentence (or paragraph)? Ok, so my…