Even on holiday I am still working

Up in the mountains of Colorado for spring break with the kids. I am up to 130,000 words with a goal of 80,000 to go there is no time to be sitting on my hands. Still must keep up my 1000 words a day goal even while enjoying the snow.

Clocking the hours

My goal is to do 1000 words a day, with Tuesday and Wednesday reserved for 3500 each. Accounting for goofing off and writers block I budget for 10,000 words a week. 30,000 per month. Seems I go weeks without getting anything accomplished but in the last month it...

Day after day, it never gets easier

Every day I try to crank out 1000 words towards my goal of getting my latest book series finished. 1000 may not sound like a lot but some days it takes 2 hours of solid work. Some days it seems to take 15 minutes. But i cannot control how the inspiration hits me. I...

My best day of writing

Yesterday I had my best day of writing in my life. Completed 5000 words for a story for my new series of books on travel. Today I did bugger all. But yesterday was very pleasing.

Reviews of TORN

TORN        https://authoranthonyavinablog.com/2018/01/15/torn-the-story-of-an-undeserving-wallaby-drowning-in-a-septic-tank-by-simon-williams-review/ TORN 2   ...

Slaving away at the typewriter

Writing is a lonely unrewarding activity but those of us infected still tirelessly search for a remedy. The only cure is to finish. Set my goal this year to write a four book series of short stories on travel, tentatively titled Wanderlust. Have just gone over 50,000...

Happy New Year

Have been writing my balls off for a month to get my next project finished. A several book set of travel stories from my life. 50,000 words done so far. 50,000 done but needs editing. So only 50,000 more fresh stories to write. Looking at mid year to be...

Two of my travel stories in print

An old mate Matt Towner had successfully pitched the idea of a compilation book of travel stories from a collection of writers and two of my stories were included in the latest version of the book just released Crazy Shit in Asia....