7000ish words for me again. However, I changed 5000 words from first person present to third person past. That was a lot of work and not included in the word count.
I started off finishing a short story and diving right into another one, but that one proved to be tricky, and I couldn’t help but thinking futile. 2500 words and one rewrite into that one, I set it aside for an old story. The first person present story. I had been trying to be clever with it, but it seemed really forced to me. I still like the idea of it, and thought it was worth changing. It’s not even speculative. I suppose it’s still genre because it’s a romance.
I have too many unfinished stories. The current one started as an idea I hd for a scene. After I saw the movie “Up in the Air” I thought George Clooney’s job would be perfect for the love interest. I’ve been listening to the soundtrack all week. I’ll leave you with the title song which is how I feel about all my unfinished manuscripts: