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DJ0Hybrid

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Since I can't fall asleep, I figured I would at least update to prove that I am indeed still alive. So, NaNoWriMo, how did I do? I won. Hooray, I beat the curse with nothing breaking. And this year, much like my first year, I actually sat down and wrote a story I wanted to tell with the "Traveler" series (renamed to something else mind you.) So, when can you see it posted? Well, I have a few issues with it. Yes, it was nice to finally have pushed the story far ahead to where the momentum (has) been running on it. But at the same time, I feel iffy on it. The story ends at a point to where I didn't really know what would happen. The beginning feels long and dry with the story only picking up pace at the ~30k mark. Then there doesn't feel like there is any substance to it.

Now no, it wasn't a waste of time. If anything, I have proven a few concepts that might (and probably won't) work in the end. But the story itself feels iffy and I wonder if I should try it again in a different light. My goal of telling the story of a person taking their first steps as an independent in their life feels questionable and I feel I can do a better job. The biggest issue I've seen with the NaNo run was that the rear story arc took too much of the spotlight, completely throwing out what I intended to write about. And I have a feeling that no matter how I shake it, the setting won't really allow for a different kind of story. So my plan is to take a few steps back and see if I can tell the story in a different manner or at least come back with a stronger battle plan.
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AnimeSmurf394 Featured By Owner Edited Jun 30, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
thank chuu for the fav :huggle:
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TortelliniPen Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2014
You said that you needed a dratini and a chespin?  I have a Bulletproof Chestnaught and a 4 IV female Adamant Dratini with Marvel Scale if you want them.  (The dratini should be able to re-learn Extremespeed with a Heart Scale, but no guarantees)

FC: 4227-1141-7224
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Caelumimensus Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2014  Student Digital Artist
                                           :iconfav3dplz:
Thank you so much for the :icondanananaplz: it means the world for me Hug
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Zombie-Graves Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Professional General Artist
Thanks for the fav!
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TurkEvulture Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014
Can I ask you a video game related question?
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DJ0Hybrid Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Okay, sure.
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TurkEvulture Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2014
Which of the (now) three SSB titles do you feel is the best competitive fighter?
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DJ0Hybrid Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Late response is late.

Due to issues that people have with the slipping in Brawl, Melee would be a more fair experience. Then compared to the original, well, Melee is pretty much an upgrade in everything save Ness and Jigglypuff.
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SwayingSerenity Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the fav^^
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Koushoku-jin Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
:iconhappyfellaavatar::iconthankyou1plz::iconthankyou2plz::iconthankyou3plz::iconthankyou4plz::iconthankyou5plz::iconfav3dplz:
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