Perilous Update, 11/1/20

Notes of Peril

Here we are at the end of perilous things, but to misquote Dickens “I will honor Halloween in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” How was my spooky season? It’s been okay. And in 2020 terms that means it’s been super awesome.

In September and October, I:

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I’m supposed to be reading The Hound of the Baskervilles this weekend for Sherlockathon, but mostly I’m just chilling out and regrouping for…

Notes of Non-Peril

Nonfic November! I’ll be blogging for that tomorrow and I’m combining my first couple nonfiction reads with Sherlockathon. My original choice, The Butchering Art, is on deep hold at the library so I’ll be reading Edison’s Eve: A Magical History of the Quest for Mechanical Life by Gaby Wood and The Tale of Terror: A Study Of The Gothic Fiction by Edith Birkhead.

And I’m also going to do NaNoWriMo. Yep. I’m going to try and write 50K words on my Ada Swason project. Basically, I’m going to write a loosely structured narrative, with digressions and notes on what I need to further research. So far, so good: I’ve already got one day done!

4 thoughts on “Perilous Update, 11/1/20

  1. Katie @ Doing Dewey

    I love your Drawloween picture! I’ve been seeing you add to it on twitter and I’ve been terribly impressed by how you’ve been linking the prompts together.

    Your Nonfiction November reads all sound fascinating and like good fits for the season. Thanks for joining in 🙂

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