It is finished. Today marks the end of the beginning of my journey to one million written wrods. I'm a few days early, but I crossed my finish line this morning at a word count of 40,511. Thus marks my first completed NaNoWriMo event. I'm a ways from completion, though, of the actual story that I began constructing this month. It's been a really fun exercise to write with abandon and without the help of my internal editor along the way. As such, I've got a great deal of unusable material I'm sure within the pages of prose I've constructed.
Only 959,489 words to go.