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Hey there. Here I'll post snippets/fragments/bits of a novel of mine that I am slowly creating, starring Bahtami Quele, a cottontail from the rainforest jungle, as the main protagonist on a quest to save her tribe from extinction.

Aaaaaaaaaaa! 40K hit. I need three more days like this and I'll make it in time!

when is laundry not laundry? 

when it's launwet

Slowwwwwly making my way back up. Maybe I can still make it after being sick.

Gah. I wrote almost nothing today. I instead ended up studying a *ton* of posts, websites, papers, books, in order to answer a question that suddenly appeared to me during my writing:

How does gender and sex work in the universe I'm creating? How I'd like it to work? How do I make it plausible for the readers? How do I research this topic?

Goodness, it's a true rabbit hole. And I'm dug in deep. (Sorry for the pun.)

25000 words hit, halfway done! Now let me work on getting back towards that straight gray line...

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2480 words today, 22778 total. I'm satisfied.

The curse that's been stressing me seems broken. For now. I'll try to use it to my advantage.

mh- 

20k hit, but I have no idea if I can go forwards right now. Still no news from my friend. I'm worried sick. I have no idea how to write anything at all. My mind doesn't cooperate at all.

Ugh. Hard to write anything when you're worrying about a friend who landed in ER the day before and you have no news about what is going on with them.

I finally found the graph zone on the NaNoWriMo website.

It's clear when I had a busy weekend.

Writing funeral scenes is always an experience.

Can you guess the OST that I am writing it to? Minor spoiler in tags.

10k passed today. I'm behind schedule, but I am not giving up.

The only reason I have backed @mwlucas' kickstarter is because his book is about me!

not entirely serious but not entirely non-serious either 

@bahtami Ha!😅 It wasn't, but I definitely encourage you to pursue publishing if that's something you want to do!

fictional mh- 

@bahtami that's genuinely so impressive as that's ... so many conditions that make writing difficult. Congrats!

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