NaNoWriMo 2015: Winner!
Well, last day of NaNoWriMo 2015. I validated 53,422 words for the win. I actually hit 50K just before Thanksgiving. It was nice staying on track this month which prevented the sprint I needed to do last year.
Unfortunately, I'm not done. I wrote about 53 scenes and have the outline for another 41…
Posted Nov 30, 2015 by Steven
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How did you do this July 2014 Camp NaNoWriMo?
Well, itís almost a month since July Camp NaNoWriMo ended and I've meant to give a quick update. First, I did hit my 50K goal for the month, winning my second Camp. Nice…
Posted Aug 24, 2014 by Steven
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How to Write a Book in Two Simple Steps
Well, just past a week and I'm over a quarter of the way into the second half of my novel. I'm not sure this is the best way to write a book, but so far Camp NaNoWriMo has been a perfect excuse to scratch a long time itch…
Posted Jul 08, 2014 by Steven
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My Crazy April
As I noted in my ZX81 update, April was a different month for me. For some time, dating back to my time in college, I've wanted to write a book. About the most I'd ever done was create an outline and write a couple of scenes…
Posted May 07, 2014 by Steven
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Octoberís Program: Space Dock
Since itís been a few months since Iíve presented an animation program, I hereby offer Octoberís program of the month Space Dock. Written when the space shuttle program was in full swing, Space Dock depicts a shuttle launch for its scheduled docking to repair a satellite.
Though time has purged my …
Posted Oct 19, 2013 by Steven
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Digging for Old Books
For some time now I've listed the ZX81 books I own on my original ZX81 web site, but I hadn't put much effort in searching the web for them. Mainly this was because I already own them, but mostly because it never occurred to me to do so…
Posted Mar 05, 2011 by Steven
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A Little Change of Color
I finally got around to updating the image and colors for my ZX81 site. I'm using a more muted pallet originated from the pages of the book in the logo. I've decided to keep the same basic layout of the parent site…
Posted Dec 29, 2010 by Steven
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