Tag: historical fiction

History and story
History and story

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History and story are two very different things, except in popular culture. I explore this dynamic after my brother expresses his disappointment with Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk

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50k words in 21 days

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Haven't written that much and that quickly in a long time. This year's Nano has been a lot of fun!

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NaNoWriMo One Week Update

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It's a week into NaNoWriMo and I've written just over 30 thousand words. That's insane; I don't think I've written at that sort of rate since I was a teenager. It's taught me two things: firstly, despite being anal about formal planning I am more productive when I don't and …

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Nanowrimo 2014

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I've decided to have another crack at Nanowrimo this year. I stated my intention to do so last year, but seeing as my youngest son was born just two weeks before it was overly ambitious and I don't think I actually wrote a single word towards my story.

This year …

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