And so we did it.
Oh, what a night! (yes, just like the old Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons hit.)
Part 1 – The Seance
Google Hangouts acted up a bit during my hangout session with my Italian supporters from Patreon. A lot of
“Can you hear me?”
“Are you there?”
“I can Hear you, can you hear me? Give me a sign if you can…”
Next time we’ll use a Ouija Board. And there will be certainly a next time, because it was a lot of fun and, for me, a mighty injection of good cheer and positive attitude.
Writing, we have said it before I think, is a lonely business, and we often wonder at what’s happening out there, with our readers. Well, Patreon and this hangout thing is certainly helping bring writers and readers together in a fun way.
We’ll do it again.
Part 2 – The Boy’s Night Out
In the end that guy was right, and three thousand words were on the page after about two hours.
In the end, I ditched my plan for a 2-characters/3000-words story, and let Nennius Britannicus and the boys take the story where it needed to go.
End result: 6000 words in 5 hours, making lots of pauses. Good going.
This, despite a 2 AM call from a call center somewhere, with a guy trying to sell me a table & chairs set for my garden. Continue reading