Tag Archives: Writing Plan

Sometimes


Sometime you have to write the story to find out where it goes.

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All Bets Suspended


…temporarily. I’ve spent much of the day to-ing and fro-ing with the Calderdale authority that deals with library services for Hebden Bridge. What’s the big deal? Hebden Bridge is the nearest thing to a literary oasis in 20 miles. It has three … Continue reading

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Writing updates


I’ve been wondering whether allowing my writing updates to feed the electronic ether (Twitter, Facebook, Aboutme, Tumblr…) is the right thing. Why? Because focusing on updates takes my mind off writing. A solution would be to create an Update Page … Continue reading

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Update


    Tonight I had the joy of an overhead thunderstorm. I switched things off – damage to electrical kit is a nuisance; more painful would be loss of work files. While I waited it out,, I was seduced by the … Continue reading

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Shortfall


I’m used to the concept of shortfall. For many years I monitored daily efficiencies (among other things) for a business. Efficiency was calculated from comparing actual output against maximum attainable output. Differences were due to down time. How does that … Continue reading

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It’s Football Tonight but…


Yep United might be playing City at Old Trafford, but the big game is Burnley v Doncaster Rovers 🙂 Half Time: 0 – 0 update Burnley 1 – 0 Doncaster update Burnley 2 – 0 Doncaster   Writing update Working Titles  … Continue reading

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Tornadoes in Oklahoma


Research takes you places you’ve never been. In my case that’s Oklahoma (watching the musical doesn’t count). Here’s a chart I pulled together, which tracks average tornado records in the period 1950 to 2013. For smoothing purposes, I took an … Continue reading

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Everyone monitors their output don’t they?


Maybe not. Anyway, an update. Update-24Mar (for the analytical, yes it’s a spreadsheet) Story Pedigree When did each idea compel me to write it down? See below. I write starts on impulse. A couple however, started in my head months … Continue reading

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Holding myself to Account


Assuming no jobs come up, here’s my writing plan in the near future.   Doubtless I’ll pull this as soon as I come to my senses but Match of the Day is on real soon…

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