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very excited!

I didn’t make the ABCDisney writing fellowship! lol! bet you didn’t expect that reaction, yes? Well, I took last night as my pity party (yay spiked eggnog and ncis/la! lol!) and am moving on. There’s a ton going on anyhow, so it’s not like I don’t have enough to keep me occupied.

speaking of which, I get to go hear Jane Espenson speak this afternoon! I’ve been looking forward to that since I saw it advertised on the scriptwritersnetwork.org and immediately signed up! And next week is Chad Gervich’s TV Writing 101, which should also be awesome. Outside of that, I have my features writer group to read for, plus I’m trying to start a writers group based solely on television writing.

oh, and actual writing. hehehehe. I was sick most of this last week so I didn’t write a single word, nano or otherwise. I think I slept most of the week away. sunday seems to be my designated writing day. I’m planning to get another 3 chaps done tomorrow, hopefully more. it’s wicked slow progress. I should already be somewhere north of chapter 10 by now. bad!writer! ;o)

so while yes, I am disappointed I didn’t get into the fellowship, this gives me the opportunity to finish nano, tidy up other novels to send to agents, film my webseries, and get a writers group started. things I wouldn’t have had time to do if I was in the midst of the (purported) insanity of the fellowship. I want to majorly congratulate all the talented writers who DID get in and wish them all the best of luck. from what I hear…they’re gonna need it for the coming year! go you!


About Nancy M. Griffis

Author and screenwriter who loves scifi/action/adventure/urban fantasy genres. I have two published novels, Mind Games and Eternal Investigations, as well as a short story published for charity called "Home Fires Burning." All are available through amazon.com and barnesandnobles.com.


2 thoughts on “very excited!

  1. Oh, I like Jane Espenson – she worked on Buffy a lot … LOL Sorry to hear you were sick, too, last week 😦 I’ll be thinking of you!! *hugs*

    Posted by Katy Sozaeva | November 14, 2011, 5:20 pm
  2. thanks hon! and yes! she was really cool to hear from, as well as the other two writers.

    Posted by Nancy M. Griffis | November 15, 2011, 6:22 am

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