Sunday, January 9, 2011

Week in Review

I am going to try to do this every week, it will give me a good idea on my progress.

It was a pretty good week for writing, despite having to go back to work after the New Year.  I got through the initial meeting of my two main characters and the climax is fast approaching.  I think I am just a few weeks away from finish the first draft.  Currently at 86,915 words, so got through several thousand words this week.

I've started using Dropbox to backup all my writing, let's me access it from any computer and anywhere I have internet access including with my iPhone.  I like it!

I posted my Query letter and in fact just updated it again today.

Fungus news:

Posted the 2011 Amazon Breakthrough Novel info

CJ Cherryh, Lynn Abbey and Jane Fancher are doing a story together online!

My wife found these cool car window stickers for Star Wars fans

I reposted this link by Michelle Branch regarding James Gadson, drummer for Bill Withers
quite possibly the funky awesomest song from the 70s!

I linked this on Twitter, its Charlie Stross' 10 reasons to be cheerful

Scientists created synthetic proteins, people wonder where writer's get their ideas, this is one I might work on for a story later on,

Lots of tweets, good week overall, I hope to have one just as productive this week!  I hope you do too!


  1. You always make my day by coming by and validating my existence by letting me know that someone is actually reading these! Thanks again Ivy!

  2. Thanks for the nice words. It's nice to talk to you as well.


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