Words today: 1,751
Accomplished: Added another supernatural mystery + toe-curling racism; or in other words, pissed off two main characters and scared the holybegerbil out of another.
Excerpt:Juniper's stomach tightened, the way it had when he was a kid and he suspected he'd done something wrong.
Behind the scenes: I was writing this part down by the bay with my dog, and a skunk came running up to us, investigated about ten feet away for a little bit, showed me his tail in a blatantly threatening fashion until my heart rate was suitably raised (NOT THE LAPTOP, SKUNK, PLEASE NOT THE LAPTOP) and then scampered away. If I meet that stripey bastard when I don't have the dog tied to my belt or a computer on my lap, we are going to play a game called I Don't Actually Care About Getting Sprayed As Long As I Spray You Back With A Shaken Up Bottle Of Mountain Dew, You Little Jerkoff. And yes, I'll recognize him! I never forget an ass.
13673 / 100000 words. 14% done!
I'm aiming to finish the first book by the end of September, so I have October to recuperate before NaNoWriMo.