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Brooke Johnson
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word wizard. steampunk and history geek.
word wizard. steampunk and history geek.

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time to update the ol' pinned post:

i write books. right now, all of my published books are steampunk.

you can find descriptions and links to all of my books here: https://brooke-johnson.com/books/
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a very big problem.
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garbage writing day. just 474 words. REBEL ENGINEER is up to 39,670 total. #amwriting

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been a while since i participated in #bookqw on Twitter. the word this week is BREAK. here's a brief scene from THE GUILD CONSPIRACY. https://brooke-johnson.com/books/the-guild-conspiracy/ …
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1535 words today. up to 38,118 words total on REBEL ENGINEER now. just three scenes left to write before it's done. almost there! #amwriting

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had a fun first panel for AnomalyCon with Seanan McGuire and A.L. Kessler on Sex and Romance in YA.

but ALSO, I wrote a short story for the con trading cards and someone illustrated it :O

freaking. awesome.
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3/17/17
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had a great time at Bauxite High School today! awesome first school visit!! :D
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it me.
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finishing today with 1884 words. up to 36,177 words total on REBEL ENGINEER with 1-2 chapters left. doubt i'll finish this week (short week thanks to mid-day school talk and con travel), but i'm going to try. maybe 4-6k words left.

really hoping the last few scenes go more smoothly now that i have the big battle out of the way. now it's just resolution & character stuff. no more nitpicky science details to worry about.

i have a feeling edits are not going to be TOO bad on this. the plot is solid. but i think i'll need to add more character development in post. i've been pretty light on that this draft.

late night working on REBEL ENGINEER. forced myself to edit all of yesterday's work & then write as much new as i could. 1908 total for the day.

i added about 800 words just editing yesterday's writing. and then another 1100 written after that. it's a slow process, but it's a process.

i really want to finish this before vacation, so i'll probably work on it over the weekend too (which i rarely do) so i can finish next week.

up to 34,300 words total.
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