Girl (woman) in the Twin Cities.
This will be my ninth year of doing NaNoWriMo, ever since I was a freshman in college.
The totals of my previous NaNo attempts are below. The genres fluctuate wildly between fantasy, crime-fiction, and pseudo-historical.
2004: Dust to Dust (3,000 words!)
2005: Damned If I Do (51,450 words!)
2006: Between Hay and Grass (50,018 words!)
2007: Summer Birthdays Are The Best (23,438 words!)
2008: Wet Wood (700 words!)
2009: The Most Terrible Things (63,649 words!)
2010: The Fox, the Sea, and the Cherry Tree (80,109 words!)
2011: H̶o̶t̶e̶l̶ ̶M̶i̶s̶s̶i̶s̶s̶i̶p̶p̶i̶ ̶(̶1̶1̶,̶2̶5̶8̶) Untitled Fantasy Story (102,207 words!)
2012: Untitled Fantasy Story, Part II (50,330 words!)
- Saint Paul, MN
- Film, video editing, writing other things, drawing, video gaming, knitting, drinking tea, not liking coffee, dogs, grammar & puncuation.
- Favorite noveling music:
- Rasputina, The Birthday Massacre, theSTART, Orgy, Switchblade Symphony, Mozart, Zoe Keating, Nine Inch Nails, Invert, motown, granola-y music from the 60s, and my Movie Music station on Pandora.
- Favorite books or authors:
- Sarah Vowell, George Orwell, J.K. Rowling, Lemony Snicket, Laura Ingalls Wilder, some Stephen King