I’m working an early shift today; somehow I always seem to get more writing and writing work done during these shifts. By 9am I’d already written my 250+ quota of writing ‘holiday’ for NovelPI today. 9am! I’ve done loads of surfing: twitter, WordPress and the NaNo website. And, I’ve now worked on the plan for my novel and done some research for it. It’s a very quiet day at work!
The research has been good fun – looking at how to get married in Italy (always good to throw a little wedding stuff into the day – scare the boyfriend a little, he he) as well as holidays, villas, flights etc to Italy. I wish I could go there for some real research.
I came up with a working title for my NaNo novel – ‘Italian Infatuation’. I’m a bit happier with that than the working title for ‘Holiday’ – I hate that. I have a small issue with this new one, I once started a short story I called ‘Citrus Affection’ and in my mind they are very similar. It’s only a working title so I’m not going to worry about it.
What I have just realised I might need to worry about is the fact that the novel I am currently writing and the one I’m planning both feature a wedding as a major part of them. I’m wondering if they’re too similar. They’re not at all, but they could be seen to be. I’ve always said that if I wrote any Mills & Boon books I’d use a psudo name, and kind of think I will use one for my other writing. So probably nothing to worry about. I will for a day or so anyway though. I always do. Sigh.