So I sent in my submission for round two of NYC Midnight’s short story contest last night. With 30 minutes to spare. I am not anywhere near as confident with this piece as I was with the first round piece. … Continue reading
I’m clock-watching. Twenty hours left. And I deleted over half of my text so I could rewrite the interrogation. The hour or so I just slept on the couch may be the last sleep I get until this is done.
Sci-fi. Ugh. I’m terrible at sci-fi. This is gonna be rough.
I MADE THE FIRST CUT! Just barely. That’s me at #5. Eeek! I would be running around the house like a maniac right now, but my feet hurt. So I’m gonna stay sitting and squee. The feedback hasn’t come around yet, … Continue reading
Hoo boy, this new job is taking a lot out of me. Even with shortened shifts, three days in a row left me exhausted. It’s going to take some getting used to. But April is coming up quick, so I … Continue reading
So…it’s done? I managed to pull of what I’d thought would keep the suspense going but limit the porn aspect. But now I’m wondering if it lacks the ultimate payoff. I still have just under 400 words to play with, … Continue reading
I’m spending today finishing up my contest entry. I think I know how to tweak it to get the suspense I need without it drifting back into porn-ville. Yay! Tizzy is also working hard, helping me. It’s a tough life … Continue reading