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Meredith
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quote:
Welcome to this week's Novel Support Group (NSG). Anyone can join. If you're new, tell us a bit about who you are and what project you are working on. Feel free to update the NSG Work in Progress thread with your current projects. Although we can report on any number of things, here is a list of suggestions (suggestions welcomed).


What were your goals last week and did you accomplish them?
Describe what you worked on.
Set goals for next week.
Did you learn something during this week?

Here is a list of things that you can do each week as we work on our novels (suggestions welcomed).


Writing on a novel
Characterization
World Building
Relevant research

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As for me.

Last Week's Goals:

BLOOD IS THICKER: Blog tour next week.
Ongoing. [Smile]

THE BARD'S GIFT: Wait. I don't expect to hear before early Decemberish.
Easy one. [Smile]

MAGE STORM: Send out three queries.
Yes. [Smile]

MAGIC AND POWER: Work through the crits.
Done! [Big Grin] Now I have to figure out how to accomplish the ideas they've given me.

THE SHAMAN'S CURSE: Work through five chapters (that'll be thru Chapter 18) for structural issues.
Yes. [Smile]

WEIRD OZ STORY:
Continue reading L. Frank Baum's Oz stories for inspiration. Try out some different options for the voice.
Reading continues. I haven't done anything about the voice yet. [Smile]

DREAMER'S ROSE: Continue reworking the original beginning.
Mostly thinking about a new scene this week. [Smile]

OTHER:
Update my blog twice a week.
Yes. [Smile]

Next Week's Goals:

BLOOD IS THICKER:
There are a couple more stops on the blog tour.

THE BARD'S GIFT:
Wait. I don't expect to hear before early Decemberish.

MAGE STORM:
No queries for Thanksgiving week.

MAGIC AND POWER:
Start on the revisions.

THE SHAMAN'S CURSE:
Work through five chapters (that'll be thru Chapter 23) for structural issues.

WEIRD OZ STORY:
Continue reading L. Frank Baum's Oz stories for inspiration.

DREAMER'S ROSE: Continue reworking the original beginning.

OTHER:
Update my blog twice a week.

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Jed Anderson
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Well, this week, I've begun releasing my book Return of the Gods on Amazon. I'm releasing it six different installations. The prologue and Volume I are already out.

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00GT4I1CA

That's the link to the Prologue.

I'm trying to find time to work on the second book: Flight of the Gods. My goal is to have another 3k down by the end of the week.

A Life Dreamt is still on the back burner. Haven't had the motivation to work on it.

The Sumerian is, well, still developing. Learned about another character while at work the other day. Need to stop procrastinating and sit down and do a full outline for it.

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