28 Days of No Sleep

Day 28 of NaNoWriMo: 41785 words. Most Salvageable Sentences: “Because of her, I started to see way raindrops chased each other down window panes and the way old photographs faded. Her laughter was the way I breathed. The way her eyes scanned endless pages of text until the early hours of the morning was more interesting […]

14 Marshmallows

Day 14 of NaNoWriMo: 21836 words. Most Salvageable Sentences: “I almost choked on the marshmallows we were eating. We were going to make smores, but we lacked chocolate and graham crackers after I ate the chocolate last night and Tristan ate the graham crackers a few days ago. We ended up eating plain marshmallows.” Random Note: […]

10 Fingers, 2 Hands

Day 10 of NaNoWriMo: 16675 words. Most Salvageable Sentences: “I called Lance the next day to apologize for being annoying. Lance said he didn’t mind, but apologies were always nice. Then he apologized to me for being careless. I told him I didn’t mind (I did) but apologies were always nice (when you were on the […]

7 Days, 1 Week

Day 7 of NaNoWriMo: 11820 words. Most Salvageable Sentences: “That night while Lance and I were in our respective dorm rooms and on the phone, Lance told me that as soon as I left, Tristan asked for my number. ‘I told him to ask you himself,’ Lance said. He waited a second before adding, ‘I did.’ […]

6 Pumpkin Lattes Later

Day 6 of NaNoWriMo: 10692 words. Most Salvageable Sentences: “This time, instead of ordering the normal hot chocolate, we ordered pumpkin spice lattes. It was the most stereotypical drink ever, but we both liked the seasonal drink. It reminded me that fall was here again. Lance just liked the taste of pumpkin.” Random Note: My English […]

On the Fourth Day

Day 4 of NaNoWriMo: 6746 words. Most Salvageable Sentences: “He had a navy bedspread set with a bright pink pillow. It used to be white but one of his friends put it in with his set of red laundry when Lance asked him to wash it. I always made fun of his pink pillow, but he knew I […]