Another slow day in writing . . . but then I also did another post, and played with some photos.
It occurs to me that at least part of my mission on this rock is to show pictures I have taken, in this case with my phone camera. This is an old water wagon, captured at the Cripple Creek Visitor Center.
I thought it would be neat to do a couple of different B&W versions . . .
Anyway, the important thing is that . . .
Chapters 18 will go live Friday morning in a password-protected post.
Here’s my progress so far:
I only wrote 1,754 words this evening, which is less than the pace I had set for myself, but I’m still ahead of the curve with a cumulative total of 31,201 words (per Scrivener). This chapter took a bit more care to write, and it had a lot of dialogue.
Also, a plot of sorts is forming in my mind . . . that’s a good thing, right? It’s not as good as an outline, but, hey, I’m an amateur.
On the other hand, I can show you more photos of the wagon, including some close-ups.
For these photos I used a touch of HDR processing. I thought it fit the subject.
But, enough of that. Here’s my usual ending to these posts.
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One other thing.
Last year I did a precis . . . I know some people like the precis. I did it last year because I stopped writing for a few months, and then I was not writing regularly.
This puppy is going to be finished before the end of the month. I won’t have time to write a precis, and the timeframe is short enough to perhaps make its absence irrelevant. If not . . . sorry.
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