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03 December 2008 @ 05:00 pm
done. doneity done done *done*.  

I have turned in “Cairn Dancer”, and I am bloody well done for the year.

ytd wordcount: 360,000

(x-posted from the essential kit)
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Kari Sperringla_marquise_de_ on December 3rd, 2008 02:01 pm (UTC)
Many congratulations!
Traveler Farlandertwfarlan on December 3rd, 2008 02:04 pm (UTC)
So, out of curiosity, how do the words "month off" appeal to you?

Grats on the word count. Yikes.
kit: overachievermizkit on December 3rd, 2008 03:25 pm (UTC)
You know, for the first time my over-achiever brain is not going "another 40K would get you to 400K this year, and that's not very much!" so apparently the words "month off" appeal to me *highly*.

Although I did think that said "apply to you" the first six times I read it.

And thank you! :)
Traveler Farlandertwfarlan on December 3rd, 2008 04:52 pm (UTC)
Hmm. Churn out one more novella... yeah, that's not so ...

Heh. Couldn't resist.
Natural20natural20 on December 3rd, 2008 02:08 pm (UTC)
Yay! That's fantastic.
Min: BloodTies/ChristmasHugphantomminuet on December 3rd, 2008 02:16 pm (UTC)
Yay, you!
wednesday childe: morriganwedschilde on December 3rd, 2008 02:20 pm (UTC)
wwhooo hooo! you rock!

now go rest. :::hugs:::

cause... :::grins:::
kitmizkit on December 3rd, 2008 03:23 pm (UTC)
Sorry it's late, and the new logo is gorgeous. :)
wednesday childewedschilde on December 3rd, 2008 03:39 pm (UTC)
oh sweetie, it's totally fine. you have much slack. i feel bad about eating into your non-work december.

time to toss the ring in the lava and go have some cocoa!

you're brilliant. you are. :D
Ellen Millionellenmillion on December 3rd, 2008 02:27 pm (UTC)
YAY!
Nimtouchstone on December 3rd, 2008 02:30 pm (UTC)
Yay!

Side note: because of the font in my browser, every time I see 'Cairn Dancer' I read it as 'Caim Dancer', and get very confused. Da huh?
suzanne mcleod: elephantsuzannemcleod on December 3rd, 2008 02:35 pm (UTC)
Congratuations ;) and very well doneity *done*
Lauraskeagsidhe on December 3rd, 2008 02:37 pm (UTC)
You desperately deserve a rest. Take December off! Seriously!
Brian: panda bouncinglogrusboy on December 3rd, 2008 02:48 pm (UTC)
Whee!
The Bellinghmanbellinghman on December 3rd, 2008 03:09 pm (UTC)
Well done.

(And no writing a 5000 word short story just to get the average to 1000/day, you hear!)
kitmizkit on December 3rd, 2008 03:23 pm (UTC)
986 words a day is close enough. :)
Sanguine Pen: Gus Gussanguinepen on December 3rd, 2008 03:21 pm (UTC)
Did you say Cairn?

And aren't you supposed to be taking December easy while I work my ass off?
kitmizkit on December 3rd, 2008 03:22 pm (UTC)
*laugh* I did, indeed!

I am now taking December off. I just hadn't finished the Morrigan story, which was due Monday, so had to do that.
Sanguine Pen: 3crowsanguinepen on December 3rd, 2008 03:37 pm (UTC)
Ah yes Morrigan - pushy people - aren't they?
wednesday childe: 3Crow Girlwedschilde on December 3rd, 2008 03:46 pm (UTC)
piffles. are not.
16:9 1.78:1 OAR: Ryusixteenbynine on December 3rd, 2008 03:44 pm (UTC)
I misread that as "Darn Cancer."
Karrin Jacksonkarjack on December 3rd, 2008 05:34 pm (UTC)
Congrats!
tdapenguintdapenguin on December 3rd, 2008 06:01 pm (UTC)
CONGRATULATIONS! Yay! umm, now just make sure you take the time off... you deserve it!
Janne: trek stilltheprettiestjanne on December 3rd, 2008 06:48 pm (UTC)
Hoooray! Huzzah! Hipp hipp hurra!
Maggie Brinkleygauroth on December 3rd, 2008 09:02 pm (UTC)
Yay! I hope you have a relaxing Christmas break.

I've finally got hold of 'House of Cards' and I'm loving it! I should have been writing Christmas cards tonight, but I _have_ to finish this book first!
kit: negotiatormizkit on December 4th, 2008 09:27 am (UTC)
Oh, I'm glad you're enjoying it! :) And you can always do Christmas cards tomorrow... o.o :)
alfreda89alfreda89 on December 6th, 2008 06:59 pm (UTC)
OMG
You didn't drop it on your foot, did you? I have written like that before, but wow...that's three books.

Choose your favorite and indulge -- champagne, chocolate, scotch...dessert...hummm....

Congrats!
kitmizkit on December 6th, 2008 07:03 pm (UTC)
Re: OMG
Appallingly, it was only two books and a bunch of short stories. o.O