You wondered when I’d post about writing, didn’t you? I wouldn’t let you down. 1500+ words today, though not on fiction. More later on that topic.
Finished a new short short tonight and it’s off to its first market. Wish it luck! It’s not really my usual kind of story (as if I have something typical that I write), and it may already be too late for that market. But, one can always hope!
The article I was working on at the end of July is currently on hiatus, waiting for next week when I can get back to it. The paper I’d finished a draft of in mid-July has been put on indefinite hold. It’s not that I don’t think it’s salvageable, it’s just not something I can […]
As of last night, word count was 1679 words. On the home stretch!
1109 words total. It’s feeling like around 2000 words now.
650 words written on an article I’d been stalling on. Go, me!
Managed to get all the references sorted out and a good chunk of writing done as well. $ wc -w paper.xml 4266 paper.xml I worked on it for a while, but there were a lot of other projects to be done at work as well.
$ wc -w paper.xml 3486 paper.xml Must. Sleep.
$ wc -w paper.xml 2978 paper.xml ..though it’s shaping up slower than I’d intended.
I realize that word counts are more problematic than one might think, but I finally have a good example of machine word counts that differ significantly. $ wc paper.xml 171 2212 15400 paper.xml So, 15,400 characters and 2212 words. BBEdit, however, reports 15,400 characters, 2509 words, and 351 lines. The last is pointedly wrong, since […]