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My NaNo Plan-o

You can see my hair goes crazy, the later it gets during my NaNo prep sessions!

So it is just one day before NaNoWriMo begins! Many people will be staying up until midnight tonight to write madly as the clock strikes 12. 538 more words


NaNoWrimo is in Two Days--Are You Ready?

I don’t even know if I’m ready, to be frank. I have left Nakoma hanging for more than a week, and I feel terribly guilty. I have also given up on outlining–I have my character bios and some chapters’ topics and a map of NYC. 563 more words


NaNoPrepMo: Outlining The Plot Events

Now that you have an idea and characters, it’s time to actually outline the plot of your story.  I suggest you start out with this worksheet from the Go Teen Writers blog: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzIwGbMT-SdCQ0x0NnVIUUU1Ync/edit. 435 more words


NaNoWriMo - Character Change

So I’ve been struggling for the past two weeks to connect with my female protagonist in my head and emotionally. I’ve struggled defining her and giving her depth, like a real relate-able person, but trying to come up with scenes and actually formulate her as a person. 252 more words


To outline or not to outline... #NaNoWriMo Prep

So if you are participating in NaNoWriMo (and you really should) you might be wondering if you should outline your project or not.

Honestly, it is entirely up to you. 145 more words


How I Demolished Outliner's Block

I’m so excited about NaNoWriMo, but lately I’ve had trouble refining my outline. I guess you could call it writer’s block. After reading about writer’s block on Purdue Owl… 570 more words