Art Smith writes a novel

December 2, 2011 | 11:16 a.m. CST
Art Smith works on his novel at Art Smith Photography on Wednesday evening, the last day for him and other Columbia writers to write a 50,000-word novel. The time limitation was part of National Novel Writing Month, which challenged novelists to finish writing in one month. Smith has written 47,666 words.

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