May 6th, 2008

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I've been a bad little Treasurer/BEA organizer lately: I've deliberately forsaken nearly all of my extracurricular duties to find the time to finish the novel I (successfully) pitched at the World Horror Convention. A few weeks ago, every time I'd sit down to work on it, I'd think about something I'd forgotten to do for HWA, or put aside for a while, and the novel went back into storage. Finally I said, "No more. I'll be selfish for two weeks. Screw HWA! YEAH!!!!"

Amazingly enough, the book is almost finished. In the last two weeks I've done 20,000 words on it.

Y'know, most of the time I love the stuff I do for other people, but sometimes...