Writing

Successes and failures

Although I had a sterling week at work (excusing the one day sickness on Thursday, and the continuing to get myself better since) and I had a not-so-stellar week at writing. Bad enough, in fact, that I consider the fact that I need to try new strategies, especially considering that both Nanowrimo and program2 of … Continue reading

Writing

I survived

Well of course I would, but it’s always a slightly unnerving thing to start in something new. I survived my first day of work, post my rigorous training. No problems there. Back tomorrow to do it all over again, but this time (hopefully) slightly quicker and slightly more easily. I’ve posted the ‘lost segment’ of … Continue reading

Writing

Why?! WHY?

Why the hell does TVNZ keep feeling us this crap and call it good television? The latest ‘unmissable television event’ is a steaming pile of turd called Impact. How do I know it’s bad? Ok, it’s about a meteor that hits the moon, and sends it flying off course into Earth. Even the advertising looks … Continue reading

Writing

Interrupt!

I managed to get about 500 words written today, forging on ahead with the new program of Agents Provocateurs. Perhaps I need to find a better place to hide, as a few workmates and a friend ended up accosting me about halfway through my effort. I guess this brings me to my greatest lesson of … Continue reading

Writing

A graduate me is!

I’m bleary eyed, and it’s Saturday morning. I’m slowly getting used to this Monday to Friday 9-5 type stuff. Pity it won’t last beyond my training. But for now … Great news. I have finished my basic training, and graduated with perfect marks. Now onto what I call sniper school, or training in things tech … Continue reading