Staying on track - PhD and other creative projects
1 x 3000 essay
1 x 4000 essay
1 x 5000 word critical paper
2 x 1200 word article
1 x 3000 words fiction.
So I feel like that's pretty good, and I'm going to stick with this method of aiming to do those three basic things every day (reading/writing/walking), plus wall-chart and notebook.
The other difference between this lockdown and the last is that I've been teaching more, and I say I have no structure but that's not entirely true. Two days a week there is somewhere I'm supposed to be and this is a fine thing. I'm teaching fiction at La Trobe and loving doing the exercises alongside the class. It's a while since I've written anything of length so it's good to be reminded of all the tricks, quirks, habits, lies and fascinations that accompany telling stories.
What's working for you?