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Jan. 30th, 2010 | 03:08 am
mood: pleasedthrilled


And it's snowing a magical snowstorm outside just like the magical snowstorms in the story and just whoooaaaa . . . yay!

Also, this is just the rough draft, so of course there will be editing, but: The Dogwatchers is long. 102,000 words, 368 pages. By far the longest thing I've ever written. Which is kind of cool. And I'm glad to note that middle-grade fantasy of this length is hardly unheard of these days.

So, in summary: WOO!

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"Also, I can kill you with my brain."

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from: toastedcheese
date: Jan. 30th, 2010 03:50 pm (UTC)

Congrats! Let me know when I get to read it!!

*off to catch the bus*

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Anica Lewis

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from: anicalewis
date: Jan. 30th, 2010 04:54 pm (UTC)

Aw, thanks! I definitely will. It needs some editing, though, before even my mom will be seeing it.

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The happy phantom

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from: miss_maxine
date: Jan. 30th, 2010 04:44 pm (UTC)

Oh gosh! You lucky accomplished person, you!

And I love when life imitates art, or when outer life imitates inner life.

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from: sunshinecampusa
date: Jan. 30th, 2010 08:59 pm (UTC)

I miss being happy about snow. In school, it means time off. When you're a nurse, it means having to get to work anyway or camping out at work or making someone work doubles. But even then it's so pretty you can't stay mad at the snow. I can, however, stay made at Oregon drivers.

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