Unfortunately I didn't especially like what I wrote the last two days, it was more writing to reach 50k rather than write because the story is great. I was so fed up with it that I did not continue writing as planned after I reached 50k, I quit the same day I reached the goal.
Now I am mostly thinking about adjusting and changing things and how it can be done, I still haven't read through the November writings but will start 2016 with that because I don't think I can see it with fresh eyes yet so now it is mostly planning and world building thoughts which will help me later (hopefully).
I wasn't as excited this year to reach 50k, I wrote it well in a facebook post right after:
"50k - has been slain.
Let's not speak of all the horrendous words the last couple of days that led up to it but as it is said you can edit shit. I know though that I have some awesome scenes, they just do not belong to the last ones.
70k written on this story and not near finished. Also know I need to do some serious overhauls here and there so not celebrating as much as last year when the story began and ended in November, but still happy I managed to pull it off again!"
This year's lesson (also quoted from facebook):
"Lesson after this NaNoWriMo (yes I am aware that several of you are still fighting your way through): 1k a day works fine for me, I seem to get substance and have some kind of good stuff, 2k a day works some days and some days not. I think I like Camp NaNo better (fluid goal), at least for this story, last year's story worked excellent with 2k a day.
Fingers crossed for a story that works with 2k a day next year! And seriously if I am still going at it with this one just shoot me."
Day 21: 2 068 words, 47 556 total word count
Day 22: 2 617 words, 50 173 total word count