I am slowly returning to the world of the living. Despite spending the majority of the day either coughing or sneezing my brain is creaking into gear. I’m continuing to write down descriptions of locations using sound, sight, smell, taste and feel. Since I last updated I’ve written seven locations, 1133 words.
Today’s Word Count 521
I’ve been ill with a nasty chest infection. I have been stuck to the sofa. Every time I move my breath becomes short and heaving. At it’s worst I couldn’t take a few steps without having to take my Inhaler. It has been thoroughly exhausting.
However, like any good scribe, I took the opportunity to exploit my aching body for the good of my novel. I now have a brand new first-hand account of a chest infection…lucky me?
Todays Wordcount: 122
Today was not the best. It started with a tickly throat that’s now become a hacking cough. I chipped a tooth and my body is aching all over.
However, I did manage to do a bit of writing despite being huddled up in a blanket for most of the day.
Today’s Wordcount: 286