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Collaborative world-building

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After reading a post on Facebook about a shared world, I speculate how such a system could work.

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Graphics card upgrade
Graphics card upgrade

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I upgrade the graphics card in my hand-me-down PC desktop and contemplate the fundamental differences between Mac and PC.

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What's new for 2018

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After briefly looking back at a great 2017, I outline my plans for the first half of 2018.

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Nanowrimo 2017 and beyond
Nanowrimo 2017 and beyond

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I complete Nanowrimo 2017 and outline my plans for what comes next.

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Now on Micro.blog

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I join micro.blog, a federated collection of independently hosted blogs (I think!)

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How NanoWrimo is changing my writing

 ⚬ Journal  ⚬  4 min read

With Nanowrimo 2017 shaping up to be as a success, I'm forced to ask some serious questions of my self as a self-styled writer of fantasy struggling with the tropes of the genre.

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Joining the Dark Side

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I contemplate a switch to Wordpress and Ulysses for blogging after four years of using a static-site generator.

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Shelving Weaver for Nanowrimo

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I temporarily shelve my novel, Weaver of Dreams, so I can concentrate on my project for Nanowrimo 2017

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On Gratuity

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I contemplate the rise of Grimdark as the new normal in fantasy and ponder the disconnect between gratuitous writing and the writer's narrative goal of achieving catharsis.

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Nanowrimo 2017
Nanowrimo 2017

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I reveal my Nanowrimo 2017 project and get an unexpected second bite at Ulysses.

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