The Angry Bookworm

A Blog For Writers.



University Graduation Survival Guide: A New Chapter in My Life

So, I don't feel like I've been writing for a while now, but I've decided to come back to journaling/blogging. After much work and shitloads of essays/coursework and a barrage of health problems, I have finally graduated from university (this... Continue Reading →

Wrote a 125k word novel in 55 days!!! 

Omg. I am so proud of myself. I began writing my novel on the 28 December 2016 without any plan/outline. And I finally completed my first draft 23rd February 2017. It's been a wonderful experience for me as well as... Continue Reading →

Hey! Got a new phone! 

Hey guys,  Sorry I haven't been posting regularly on my blog. Been busy lately with life and my writing, hence the lack of updates.   But I haven't forgotten youuu all. Hopefully, I'll be more active on WordPress... and try... Continue Reading →

Haven’t been writing but it’s ok.

I've caught the flu. Excuse all the mistakes. I'm writing this on my tablet. The last few days have been tough and emotionally draining because I haven't been feeling myself lately. But I know what to do now and I'm... Continue Reading →

17,187 words into my novel.

Individually, I've written 2020 words today, so not bad. But I'll try to write the next 3k words later tonight. We're now approaching 20k novella territory. Bingo. This wasn't as hard as I thought it would be. It's starting to... Continue Reading →

15,167 words into my novel

YAS!!! I feel like my enthusiasm as returned in full force. I've been word vomiting tonight and it feels awesome. 3,111 words today. I'm going to increase my word count to 5k words each day so I can finish it... Continue Reading →

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13,083 words into my novel

  So, I've managed to write 1k today. It's been tough, but I did it. 🙂 I feel kind of empty, to be honest. I understand what the writer Flannery O'Conner meant when she said that two hours was enough,... Continue Reading →

12,039 words into my novel

I managed to do some extra yesterday night. I'm not planning out my work like I usually would. I mean I know the ending (just about, I may change it) but I have no idea about the murky middle, so... Continue Reading →

11,027 words into my novel

So I've made up for yesterday's break by writing 1k words, actually it was very fun and I felt more rejuvenated. I feel like writing a first draft is very much like a passing a set of hurdles and trying... Continue Reading →

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