My Journey to Become a Writer 04/17/2024 Post #108

Informative Image

I nearly forgot to write tonight.

I’ve been working on making plans for future writing conferences and got carried away trying to figure out how to make as many of my travel and hotel costs as possible “free” using miles and points.

I doubt I’ll save money at my next eye doctor appointment…

What Did I Accomplish Today to Be a Writer?

I pretty much worked all day to get Act One of my manuscript whittled down to 20,000 words or less. I don’t think I’ll totally succeed, since I’m already up to a word count of 17,000 and have a few more chapters to include; but I did make progress.

I also did Day 108 of the 100 Words a Day Writing Challenge 2024 through L.A. Writers’ Lab.  

Today’s planned topic, which I didn’t have time to cover was going to be:

My Content Management Strategies to Create and Schedule Manuscripts and Posts

Maybe next week I’ll start working my subheadings in. We shall see…

Thanks for reading what I’m writing,

Jody Susan

Well, looking back at 99 days ago, I can see some progress and some very familiar ruts. This is what I wrote:

I did get the printer and Wi-Fi ordered and working; but where, oh where is the hardware to keep the kitchen table from flipping over? I think I found it once; but I have no idea where…


I'm not sure what to say here: I once got second place in a dog-look-alike-contest? I know how to fold a fitted sheet? I'm pretty much a poster child for social backwardness - at least as far as social media is concerned; but I have some stories I think I'm supposed to share and am attempting to do that here, in this space.

Recent Posts