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Camping Season

A couple of years ago I discovered NaNoWriMo, an online place for writers to unite and write a novel in a month. NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month and in the span of 30 days, all participants are challenged to write a 50 000 word novel. 464 more words

Creative Writing

Tenses, Narration and Narrative - Decisions I don't want to make.

As the title of this post suggests I’m doing a little editing on my novel draft. Although I haven’t done that much as far as word count goes I’ve come up against some walls and I’m now forced to make firm decisions about the structure of my writing. 625 more words


More on an adventurous Jack Russell

Here’s my inspiration for my novel I was speaking of a couple of posts ago. His name is Bentley, and he’s a big part of mine and my partner’s lives. 154 more words


Camp NaNoWriMo - At the Finish Line

Hey all! Been awhile since I checked in.  I took down Patreon for now.  I’ve been a bit stressed between writing novels, working for GERM, and working at taekwondo.   443 more words


Crossing the Finish Line

I did it. I accomplished my 25,000-word goal during July’s Camp NaNoWriMo. The novel isn’t done, but I am close to finishing it. Despite the many obstacles in my way and the days I wasn’t able to get even one word down, I did it. 125 more words

Novel Writing

Editing time yet again

Here we go again. I’ve had a second round of Betas and things have changed yet again. I’m not surprised and really, it’s expected, I mean who can be perfect? 135 more words


Famous Quote Friday

It’s that time again folks!

This week’s quote is a real gem.

I thought it would be good to share some writing related quotes that maybe resonate strongly with us or inspire us to write more. 104 more words