Admittedly I am not a Pilgrim. I don’t think my family has been in America long enough to have been Pilgrims. Certainly not on my dad’s side, anyway.
Even so, I was thinking about Jane Austin and Little Women, because I have to collect quotes for a client, and I thought of Pilgrim’s Progress, which I recall being referenced over and over in that book.
My book progress is what I’m really here to talk about. I was at 37,307 when I started today. Now I’m at 39,329. That’s a sold 2,022 words written so far today. I want to get to at least 40,000 this week, so I’ll try working on it more later.
*This just in: I am now at 40,066 words on my novel. That means I’ve written 5,323 words so far this week! Yay! I think that gives me leave to play this:
Although I’m not going to wear a unitard like that one. So, don’t ask. I couldn’t pull off his fabulous chest hair.