NaNoWriMo 2008: Wordle

Wordle representation of the November section of my latest novel — exactly 65536 words. (Click for a larger version.)

Wordle representation of my novel

Some notes: the main character’s name is Alice, her guide is a Debugger. Her brother’s name is Alan and her parents are Lily and Andrew. Other interesting finds: “moar” and “cowbell” (actually part of a screen name), an apparent overuse of the word “one”, and the tribute characters named for our East Bay MLs, Rebecca and Candace. (Hint: they aren’t named “Rebecca” and “Candace”.)

The novel is about half-way done. It’s not a typical story—in five words, “learning computer science through narrative”. I’m going to try to get it done by the end of the school year.

Meanwhile, finals, and all other winter projects…