Monthly Archives: November 2017

Crawling Back Into My Own Mind

The sub-title of my blog, “Crawling into the Writing Mind of Steve Husk,” was inspired by a quote made by a former co-worker. Back when my short story “Exhaust” first came out, the Senior VP of the company I was … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2017 – Checkered Flag

I am psyched to announce I have crossed the NaNoWriMo 2017 finish line! The checkered flag waves for me! 51,089 words to be exact! Tonight, I celebrate. Loud music while lounging around with a glass of rum sounds good. Tomorrow, … Continue reading

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Unattended and Abandoned

When I come up with what I believe to be a good story idea, I like to type out or write down a few general thoughts and/or first-draft character interactions and/or a brief story outline as fast as I can. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2017 – An Update Because I Feel Like It

Here are a few NaNoWriMo updates I’d like to share for no other reason than I feel like it. With only one week to go in this year’s NaNoWriMo, I am pleased to say I have wiped out most of … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2017 – Court is in Session

Court is in session. Steve, you are being charged with being over a thousand words behind the pace that will take you to the 50,000 word mark by the end of November. How do you plead? Hungry. I wish I … Continue reading

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The Other Stuff

Yes, I’m still participating in the 2017 edition of NaNoWriMo, but I still work on other stuff during the same time. Here’s what I’m up to: 1) As it just so happens, my NaNoWriMo story takes place in the same … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2017 – At the 12,734 Word Mark

12,734 words so far. Encouraging. As far as my pace to reach 50K words by the end of the month, I’m approximately 600 words short of the mark. However, after last night’s jackpot of a plot twist, I should make … Continue reading

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