marycatelli (marycatelli) wrote,


Well, didn't make it.  2700 words short.  Get there this week, probably. . .

lesson noted:  NaNoWriMo is not a good time to try experiments.  Actually, this year I can even distill the problem down to a transmittable lesson:  episodic tales, like bildungsroman, need episodes.  Which have a beginning, middle, and end.  To add drama that the looser weave of the story doesn't have

Also, don't come down with a bug one weekend.
Tags: beginnings, bildungsroman, endings, middles, nanowrimo

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