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Goals for January: Writing by Checklist

As I’m balancing many projects, I’ve got to do some prioritizing in order to be sure that I’m making inroads on various projects.

I’m working on exploring new story-telling media, and I’ll keep you updated on how that’s going. 156 more words


My First Nanowrimo

I won Nanowrimo and all I  got was this free book cover…

But seriously, I love my free book cover from bzebra. It definitely captures the essence of my story, and having it on my desktop is giving me some motivation to take it beyond the first draft. 570 more words


Win Like A Warrior

Well, I did it.

30 days, 50,157 words after validating (50,177 words according to my Word doc), 118 pages, and 8 chapters.

My first big November win is in the bag. 778 more words


The End of an Era

Hello my Wonderful Readers,

As most of you know, I take part in Camp NaNoWriMo in April and July and that NaNoWriMo takes up most of my November. 419 more words

Why It's Okay to Fail - My NaNoWriMo Experience

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that at some point we will all fail. That’s not necessarily a bad thing though 374 more words

Tips for NaNoWriMo

It’s almost November, which means it’s also time for people to begin NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month. While I have never attempted NaNoWriMo (November is always a very busy month for me, and I have to put other things first), I did write 50,000 words earlier this year in July’s Camp NaNo, so I do have a bit of experience with the process. 449 more words


Taking the Plunge?

Three days.

NaNoWriMo is three days away.

Just three days.

I’m…not ready. Actually, I’m not even sure I’m doing it. Sort of.

I’ve been bouncing back and forth between I’m doing it and I’m unsure if I’m doing it all month long. 421 more words