Words Written on Day 25: 819
Total Words Written for NaNoWriMo: 27,047
This is about the time that any normal person would decide that continuing to attempt something as crazy as NaNoWriMo-with-only-four-days-left-and-25000-words-to-write is … well … crazy.
Writers aren’t exactly normal, haven’t you heard?
And no, I am not exactly planning to reach 50,000 anymore. I’m still hoping to, but unless I end up sleepwalking my way to the computer and hammering out about say, 20,000 words, I don’t know how realistic it is.
But I’m still going to get as far as I can. And there’s always next year. In fact, there’s always next month, once classes are over and I have a bit more time to spare (emphasis on “a bit”).
As this month is a writing journey, my plan is to see it to the end. That’s the best any of us can do, right?
Or, as John Steinbeck said: