For those interested, here are some factoids about my third draft.
Disclaimer: yes, this is the type of post that you can come to expect from someone who has turned their mind to mush from such an intensive process. Enjoy.
Pages 403 – double spaced
Roughly 325 words per page
115,889 total words
Words used just one time – 3,341
Also, after running word frequency counter (see here), here are those words z-a. And, sure I made of few of them up but what writer doesn’t.
Keep writing my friends.
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undermining undergrowth undergo underfoot underbrush undending undecipherable uncovered unconvincing unconvinced unconsciousness unconsciously unconscious uncompleted uncommonly uncommon unclipping uncharted uncertainty unceremoniously unblinkingly unblinking unbelievably unbearable unarranged unarmored unannounced tying twitched twirl twinge twine twelve tussled turrets turcias tune tug trusting trunks trouser trolling triumph tripping trinkets trifled trickled trickle treetops treasure treason treachery treacherously treacherous trays traverse traveler trapdoor transporting transport transmitter transmitted translates transferred transfer transcribed tranquil traipsing train trailing traditionally toying toy towns towering towered tough touches tortured torrents torrential tormenting torched topped tool tongues ton tomes tome tombs tomb tolerable token toil toasted toast tiresome tirelessly tiptoed tipping tinsmiths tingle timing timidly timid timbers timber tilting tilt till tile tighter tightening ties tie tide tickle thunderstruck thundering thumping thump thumbs thudded throne throbbed throb throaty thrilling threats threateningly thorned thirteen thinned thigh thicket thickest thickening thhhanks therein thereby theorems theirs thee thatchers thatch thankful thanked texts tests territory tenure tenth tens tenderness tended tend tenacious tempted temples tempered temperatures temperament temper teetering teenage teas tearing teapot teaming teamed teacups teachings teachers taverns tattle tatter tasty tastings tasted tarts tart tarnished tarnish targeted tardiness tankard tangent tan tame talks talent takers tailing tag tad syntax sync symphony symmetrical syllable swordsmen swordsmanship swoop swollen swiveled switch swishing swipe sweltering swell sway swatting swat swarms swampland swaggered swagger suspicions suspicion suspected survived survey surroundings surreally surmise surging surgeons surged surely supremely suppress supposing supposedly supporting supported supplied supper superstitious superiorily sunset sunrays sunlit sunfish summoned summit summary sullen suited suggests suggesting suggest suffocating suffices suffering suffered suctioning suck succumbing succumbed successfully success succeed subtle subterranean subjects subaltern styled sturdy stunting stunned stumble stuffs stuffing studious stuccoed stubbornness struggles strolling stroking strokes stroke striking strenuous streaks streaked strayed stray strategized strategies stranger strands strand straightforward stragglers stove stout stormy storms storming stored storecupboards stops stooping stoop stool stolen stiww stirrups stirrup stint stinks sting stimulating stilled stifled sticking stewing stewed stew sternly stern stems steered steer steeply steed steamed stealthily steadying steadily stature stationed static statesmen states stately stash starve starter starlight stares starched star stamping stampeding stamped stamina stalk stales stale staked staircases stains staff stabbing stabbed ssoldiers squirrel squinting squeak squashy squashing squashed squabbles spying sputtering spurted spritely spree spreading sprawled sprained spots sport spoonful spooky spook splotches splotched splitting splinters splinter splashes spite spires spinning spindly spilled spied spewing spend spell speechless spectacularly speckled specimen specific speakers speaker sparring sparkled sparing soy sow soured sour soup soundless sorrow sores sooty soot sonorous somone somebody solving solve solitude solidify soles solemn solely soldiership soldierin solders sold solace softened socuis socks sobbing sob soaking soak snugly snuff snubbed snowy snot snorts snoring snoon snobs snobbish sniveled snippets sniped sniggering snigger sniffled sniffed sneezed sneering sneered sneaking sneaked snarling snappy snaking snakes snake snacked snack smut smug smoothly smoothed smithies smirk smearing smattering smatter smash smarty smaller smack slurred sludge slouched slots slosh slopped slogging sliver slip slinking slink slinging slimy slide slicing slender sleeves sleepless sleepiness slaughtered slashed slaps slam slacked skylight skulls skull skirted skipping skills skill skiff skewered sketch sixty situations situated sisters sister siphon singular sing sine sincerity sincere simultaneous simpleton simpler sill silhouette silencing silenced significance signaling sifted siding sidelines sickening shutter shush shunned shun shuddered shrugging shrouded shroud shrieky shrieks shrieked shoves shoveler shorter shortcut shores shore shopper shoe shocking shiver shirts shiny shins shining shined shine shimmery shielding shielded shh shelters sheltered sheet sheepishly sheds shed shaven shaved shave shards shallows shallowly shaky shakily shakes shaken shaft shadowy shades sewer sewed seventeen settles sessions servers servant serene sequence sentry sentries sentinels sentinel sentiments sentiment sentencing sentences sentenced senior semicircle semi sells selling sellers selfish self segregated seething seeming seek seeds secure secretive secrete secondary secluded seated seashore seals scythes scurrying scurried scuffling scrutiny scrunched scrumptious scruffy scrubbing scrubbed screen scrawl scratches scraps scrapped scraped scrape scrap scrambling scraggily scout scorched scoop schedules scheduled scented scenarios scenario scavenger scary scarves scant scampered scaled saving saver saved savage sauntered saucers saturated sarcastically sapphires sapphire sapped sanity sang sandwich sanction salted sallow sale salary sails sailed safety safest safekeeping sadly saddles saddest sacrifices sacks rustling rustles rust ruse runnin runes rummaging rummaged rummage ruminatings rum rulers ruler ruining rudimentary ruddy rudder rubius routes rotund roped rooted rooster roles roguish rogue rodent rocking rocketed rocked robbed roasted roarous roam roadways rivaled rival risk rip riot rimmed rigid righting ridiculous ridiculed ridge riddles ricocheting rich rib rhythmically rhyme rhetorically rewarded reward revulsion revolved revive revered revere reverberating reveling reveal reuniting reunite returns retribution retreating retracing retrace retiring retirement retire retellings retelling retaliatory retaliated resumed restrictions restriction restored restore restful responsibility responses respectable resounded resound resorting resonated resonantly resolving resolved resolute resisted residence reserved resembles resemble resemblance rerouting reread requirement reproachfully reproachful reprisals repressed representatives repose reports reporter replacements repetitive repelled repeating repeatedly repeat repay repairing repaired reorganized renowned renew renditions rendition rendezvous remus remotely remote remorse remnants remembrance remedy remarkable remainders relying reluctant relocated relishing relinquishes relinquished relinquish relics relentlessly release relayed reissued reimbursement reigned rehearsed regularly regular regrouped regret register regimented regarded regaining refurbish refreshments refocus reflected reflect referenced reference reduced redraw reddening recruited recruit recounting reconvene recommended recommend recoiled recognized recognizable recklessly recite reception rebuild rebellious rebelling reassuring reassured reassurance reasoning reasonable rearing realm realizing realize readying readings ray raw ratty rattle rationed ration rarest rarely rapidity rankings rams rambled rallying rains raid ragged rag racing races rabble rabbits quoted quivered quieting quieter quieted queue questioning query quench queer queasy quarreled quarrel quant quaking quads puzzlement puss pus pursuit pursuing pursuer pursued pursed purposefully purchasing punishments punishable punish puncture punches pummeled pummel pulsation pulsating puff puddles puckering puckered publicly ptolemus pruning prudent prowls proving provide proves proudly protested protest protector protected prostrate prosecution prosecuting proposed propose proposals proposal promptly prompted promotes promoted promote promising prolific projecting projectiles prohibiting production producing producer prodding procure proclaimed processing processed proceeding probable prizes prized privately prison priority primitive prided prickly prickle previously pretentious pretend presumed pressures pressing press presiding preserve presenting preposterous prep preformed prefixes preferred predicted pray pranced praising praise practicing practically poverty pounce pouch potpourri potential posture postponed posted possibility possibilities positively positioned posed pose portrayed porthole port porches population popular populace pooling pooled ponies political politely poles pole poke pointy points pointlessness poets poetry poet pods pock plus plural plummets plummeted plug pluck plop plenty pleasant pleadingly plea plausible platus platoon planting planks plank plains plagues placidly pity pitiless pitifully pitiful pitcher pitched pint pinned pinnacle pinkish pinging pinching pinched pinch pilfering pikemen pies pierced physicians philosophizing phew petrified petite petals pet peruse pertained perspective persistent persisted persevered perplexed permitted permeating permanently period perilous percussion percentile peppers peppered penmanship pelted peers peer peels peculiar pebbles peaked peak peaches peaceful payment pawing pawed paved paused patterned pattering patter patrons patronize patrols patrolled patrol patris patria patiently pastures pastries pasted passes passages passage parts partied particulars participants partially pardon parcel paranoid paragraph paradox parading parades paraded paperwork pantry panicked pangs panels panel pandemic pan palms pales paints packs pacified owners overzealous overthrow overtaken overslept overseeing overlooked overlook overflowing overflowed overcrowded overcame overarching oven outnumbered outlined outcome outburst 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mounds mound motivation motioning moss mosaic mortal morale moping moons moonbeams moody monuments monstrous monotonously monotonous monotone momentum mold modifier modest mobilizing moaning mixed mistrust mistreated misspeak misplaced misleading mislead misheard misery misconception minuscule minus mini mingled mimicked million milled mildew mild migrated midnight midday mice messy messenger messages mesmerizingly meself merry merriment merrily mero mercifully merciful mentioning menacingly memorized melted melt medium medicine medals medallion medal meanderings meals meal meadow maze mature matters mathematics materials master massive massaged masonry mason mashing mashed masculinity martis marshlands marshland marsh marksmen marksman marginally manufactured manning manners manner manned manipulated manically mangy mangos maneuverings manage mallets makeshift maker majesty majestic mahogany maha magnificently machine lyre luxurious lurry lurking lurched lunging lump luminous 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issue isle irrelevant irrational irony invite invigorated investigations investigated introductions introducer intrigued intricacies intimate intimacy interwoven intervention interspersed interrupting interrogating interrogated interpreter interpret intermission intermingled interests interest interconnecting interconnected intercept interaction intelligence intellect integral intake intact insulting insulted insult instruments instructing instincts instantaneously instance installed inspire inspiration insist insincere insight inscriptions insatiable inquisitors inquisitorial inquiry inquiries innocently inland inky inked inkblots injustice injury injuries initialed inherited infuriated inflection inebriated indoors indistinct indignity indicated indecipherable incurable incredulous incredulity increase incorrectly incorporated inconveniences inconsistent inconclusive incomplete incompetent income inclement incident inadequate inaccessible inability impulsive impromptu impressive impressionable impress impoverished impoverish impervious imperium impenetrable impending impassable impart immobilized imminent immersed immediate immature imitations imitating imitated imagination images imaged illustration ilium idiotic icing hysterically hysterical hypothetical hypothesizing hypothesized hustle hushed hurts hunt hundredth hunched humming humility humidity humbling hulking huh hugs huffing huff hued hue howl hovered hover household hourglass hosted horrendous horns horn horizontally horizontal hopping hopelessly hopefulness hooded honorably honorable honey homage hollow holiday holey hoisted hobbled hoarse hive historians hired hire hint hindrances hind hilarious hiked hideous hideaways hers hero hereby herd herb hen hemmed helpless heist heir hectorian heave heatedly heated heartache heaped headlong headlock hazel haunting hauling hates hatched hat hasn harvester harsh harmony harmlessly harmful hardwood hardly hardily harbored happier happenings haphazardly 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chaotic chants chances champion chalked ceremony ceremonies centuries centermost centering centered ceilings cawed cavern categorizations cat casualties casual cases cascading carrion carpeted carpenters carnage caretakers careless career caravan captors capable canter candle candies canceled camped campaign camila calming calmed calf calellethians calculating calculated caked caged cackled cache bystander buzzed buzz buying buyers buy buttock butt butchering butcher bustle bushy bushels burying burns burdens burden bundle bunch bumpy bullies builds bugs budgets budgetary buckled buckle bubbly brute brutally brutal brushes brother brook brooding brood bromin broadly bristling briskly brisk brilliantly brightest bridges bride bribe briaius breezy breed breaths breathes breadth breached brawling bravest bravely brass brambling brain bracket bracing bracelets braccius boyfriend bowstring bowls bowels bovine bounty bountiful bounding boundary boundaries bouncing bought bottomless bothering 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