NaNo 2012

A wacky, wily game of postapocalyptic peril.
Post Reply
User avatar
dulsi
Storm Giant
Posts: 1854
Joined: Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:20 am
Gender: prefer not to say
Contact:

NaNo 2012

Post by dulsi »

IM conversation between me and my brother about National Novel Writing Month.

Brother: a little over 38 hours left until the start of NaNo2012... I still have no clue what I am going to write...
Me: gammaworld novel. electric felinoid and her potted plant friend. uncover plot by pure strain human secret society to attack town. Town found a mech but no power. felinoid powers the mech to save town. Some other groups detects mech powering up. Destroys town but felinoid, plant and giant intelligent mole escape.
Brother: ...
Brother: I am going to write something outside of my comfort zone, true
Brother: but that's WAY OUT there :)
Brother: and who is the giant intelligent mole?
Dennis Payne -- Identical Games
ImageImage

User avatar
Seer of Yhog
Outer Being
Posts: 3253
Joined: Fri May 23, 2008 1:29 am
Gender: male
Location: Ottawa, Canada

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by Seer of Yhog »

LOL! Best of luck on this one. I'm throwing my hat in the ring, too. I'll be doing short stories.

What's your NaNo handle? Mine's Malaclypse the Perturbed.
Moderator for Mystara. My moderator voice is heliotrope.

My Blog is here!

User avatar
dulsi
Storm Giant
Posts: 1854
Joined: Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:20 am
Gender: prefer not to say
Contact:

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by dulsi »

Actually I've never participated but have been thinking about doing the story I mentioned to my brother.
Dennis Payne -- Identical Games
ImageImage

User avatar
dulsi
Storm Giant
Posts: 1854
Joined: Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:20 am
Gender: prefer not to say
Contact:

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by dulsi »

I'm official in. Username is dulsi as usual. I wasn't really sure about doing it but my wife said she didn't think I could. That annoyed me. She since backed off of that due to thinking about my DMing and was willing to support me anyway.
Dennis Payne -- Identical Games
ImageImage

User avatar
BlackBat242
Dire Haggis
Posts: 1632
Joined: Fri Nov 21, 2008 6:09 am
Gender: other
Location: by the saline water - formerly in the Grand Valley of the Rivers

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by BlackBat242 »

All I can say is...



Nanu-nanu.
Catapultam habeo. Nisi pecuniam omnem mihi dabis, ad caput tuum saxum immane mittam.
"I have a catapult. Give me your money or I will hurl a large rock at your head".

"Buffy, Blade... its up to you now." George Takei

The only time a Vampire should sparkle is right before they explode

User avatar
Seer of Yhog
Outer Being
Posts: 3253
Joined: Fri May 23, 2008 1:29 am
Gender: male
Location: Ottawa, Canada

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by Seer of Yhog »

Dulsi - how did you get that counter?
Moderator for Mystara. My moderator voice is heliotrope.

My Blog is here!

User avatar
dulsi
Storm Giant
Posts: 1854
Joined: Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:20 am
Gender: prefer not to say
Contact:

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by dulsi »

Seer of Yhog wrote:Dulsi - how did you get that counter?
Go to Fun Stuff->Word Count Widgets on the nano site. They have a variety of widgets.
Dennis Payne -- Identical Games
ImageImage

User avatar
Seer of Yhog
Outer Being
Posts: 3253
Joined: Fri May 23, 2008 1:29 am
Gender: male
Location: Ottawa, Canada

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by Seer of Yhog »

Cool - thanks!

Argh, you're beating me already! Curse you, Real Life!
Moderator for Mystara. My moderator voice is heliotrope.

My Blog is here!

User avatar
dulsi
Storm Giant
Posts: 1854
Joined: Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:20 am
Gender: prefer not to say
Contact:

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by dulsi »

On to the editing phase. I don't like some the early stuff as much as some of the later work. Once I'm satisfied enough with a section I'll try to make an excerpt available.
Dennis Payne -- Identical Games
ImageImage

User avatar
Seer of Yhog
Outer Being
Posts: 3253
Joined: Fri May 23, 2008 1:29 am
Gender: male
Location: Ottawa, Canada

Re: NaNo 2012

Post by Seer of Yhog »

Congratulations on winning, Dulsi!
Moderator for Mystara. My moderator voice is heliotrope.

My Blog is here!

Post Reply

Return to “Gamma World”