It’s that time again!!
November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. The challenge is to write 50,000 words of your novel in 30 days.
That’s roughly 1700 words per day.
I’ve been doing this thing for 4 years, and to date, haven’t made it to the mark, yet.
So, I’m hoping you all out there will help hold me accountable to my goal. I’ll be writing what may well be the next best seller – turned movie.
I’m really going to need some feedback. What do you like? What loses you?
“For twenty years. I’ve ignored you, made excuses for you, because this man right here, loves you more than the skin on his own flesh. He’s picked roads through his skin, trying to find a way to you. You’ve been hurting him all his life.
Oh, but this? No sir. Not ever again will you hurt mine.”
Sidra scans the room, and each face in it. She looks into Kael’s eyes, and all at once, she sees first steps and words, Christmases and birthdays. First bike rides and heartbreaks. Her anger exploded throughout her entire body. The room got cold. Kael, knew his mother all too well. “Ma! Don’t! I’m fine Ma! He’s not wor…”
..those old familiar clicks. If you listen carefully, you’ll hear 4 of them. the clicks… that would be the last sound that any of them would hear, that night.