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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Day 2 update and a confession

It feels a bit magical so far, Novel Writing Month.

It seems that God is for it and I am being beckoned in by Him.

My school approved this month off.  Brett's parents are in town this week and have had the kids.  And I'm even here for a brief moment because I went over the word count goal yesterday!  5 pages of a brand new story has unfolded and I'm excited to see what comes!

One confession here:  Although I'm enjoying all the writing time I'm also missing the children.  They've been spending the night away - all of them- and being only a writer and not a mom would be sad and lonely, I've discovered.


4 comments:

  1. We always learn good and important things when we are away from loved ones.
    All the best with the Novel and hope you will see your little ones soon.

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  2. woot...good wishes for your novel this month...sounds like you have worked some of the details in your favor to give you some good push time...

    yeah its nice to get a break but i miss mine too when i do...

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  3. oh how wonderful! i'm a bit jealous, as i sit here trying to write a novel while nursing my 3-month-old :) but yes, i agree with you: i wouldn't, deep down, have it any other way.

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