Category: Nanowrimo08

(An U Boat story – Image source:

I spent almost 1 month to draft out my NaNoWriMo 2008’s entry titled “The Malayan U Boat” and spent probably another 1 week to clean up and polish the story.

For those who are interested to read, I have uploaded the pdf version of the story in Google Docs.… Click to read the rest

(Update: Final tally @ o1.12.2008 – 15,319 winners out of 119,151 writers who participated)


After 24 chapters, 69 pages, 50,239 words, 273,255 characters and many sleepless nights, I have finally done it!

I have won my NaNoWriMo 2008 in my first outing. From the NaNoWriMo’s website – total winners todate is 5,805 out of the total 118,648.… Click to read the rest

The captain was in his quarters when Ernst walked in.

“Tough decision to make, captain?” said Ernst as he sat beside the captain who was looking at the photo of his family.

“Yes Ernst, we are at the crossroads – do we forgo the safety of the crew for the sake of the mission and making sure that the discovery of the century does not fall into our Axis partner or forgo the mission for the safety of the crew?… Click to read the rest

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