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Laurine's Latest Blogs

Nov.28.2008 - 6:16 pm
I WON!  I WON!  That's right, I FINISHED my novel! That's right, and my final word count was 52,493 words.  I finished it up tonight and you know how I feel? Drained and Elated...
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Nov.23.2008 - 10:31 am
Well here we go, the final week of NaNo and I'm only at 35k!  Considering the official winning starts in 3 days, I've really gotta put my nose to the grindstone.  I'm so close to...
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Nov.21.2008 - 5:24 pm
Well, you know that feeling you get when you've finally hit a breakthrough after running into a wall?  I do, and I love that feeling.  I guess I just had to be inspired to take...
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Nov.18.2008 - 6:38 pm
You know that block that people tend to hit in week 2 of NaNo?  I think I've finally been hit by it.  I've barely written anything today and had to settle for just typing up some...
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Comments from Laurine

Nov.21.2008 - 5:35 pm
In response to: Scathing Twilight Review Part 1
A Mary Sue can mean different things to different people, but basically it serves as the author's self-insertion or...
Nov.12.2008 - 3:35 pm
In response to: YA Fiction - Where's the Line?
That definitely sounds like a book I should check out.  Thanks for the awesome comments!  And you're right, it is...
Nov.10.2008 - 5:42 pm
In response to: The Other Side of the Fence
Wow.  I have to say, out of all your articles I"ve read in the tips section, this one has really hit home with me...