Yup, I’m a freakin’ zealot. Trying to complete my manuscript revisions to deliver for final editing by November 13. But noooo, I gotta throw my writing pen into the National Novel Writing Month ring and go for Halo Numero Dos.
Day 2 of the competition and I’m rowing along smoothly. Marie and I are planning to meet this evening for a writing session. That’s right. You go ahead and hit the nightclubs. We party hard with our word processors!
Am writing a horror story, working title, Momma’s Boy. I don’t really have to stretch the imagination too far to satisfy a lead character profile, thanks to every single strange Generation X and Y-er who’s introduced me to his exponentially stranger mother. It’s an epidemic, people. Let’s stop having babies for a minute and figure out why women are screwing with their sons’ heads!
Off the soapbox.
As per my style, I gotta have a song in my head in order to get flowing, and this is the song I’ve chosen as this novella’s theme:
But this particular episode of Key & Peele really brought my lead character to life [06:36]:
Dan Smith KILLED IT!!
The STAR of my horror story credit: Key & Peele, Comedy Central
Happy NaNoWriMo Season! May your pens be swift, your keypad be stable, your coffee be strong.