Week One Instructor: Andy Duncan
Week One Instructor’s Best Decision: To impress upon us with his entire, considerable force of personality that we absolutely deserve to be here amongst the elite of speculative fiction’s future writers
Week One Instructor’s Worst Decision: To recommend the film Cannonball Run for potential group screening
Unexpected Week One Discoveries: It is fairly common to write pantsless, especially in 90-degree heat; it does not take long to lose one’s mind when writing in a house with other pantsless maniacs in 90-degree heat; sentient molds, etc
Week One Story Wordcount, Current: 3,400k, completed
Week One Story Title: How High Your Gods May Count
Week One Bummer: I have almost completely lost my voice due to a strangely-manifesting cold
Week One Highlight: The people in this house are amazing, both in talent and personality, and I am so grateful and overjoyed to be here. But let’s see how I feel next week.