Detailing my attempt to write 1,000,000 words in 2013 - that's an average of 2,740 a day.
Saturday, 28 September 2013
September 28th – 818,749
The word volcano continues to erupt, producing no less than
4,712 words today, and I still can’t work out the reason behind the
productivity hike. My best guess, so far, is the writing break enforced by my
stay in Wales for a week. But, and it’s quite a bit but, I have no idea why the
same thing didn’t happen after the main family holiday in Devon in May. Then my
word count did increase slightly, by an average couple of hundred words, but
nothing like the step change of over a thousand this time round.
I guess, for me, it’s becoming a necessity to concentrate on
reaping the rewards of it and to stop obsessing about where it’s come from, or what’s
Meanwhile, I’m going to keep counting the benefit of it.
Next stop 820k