NaNoWrimo Day 1, 2013

This is the first section of the book I am working on during National November Writing Month, 2013. (It has not been edited and it makes me extremely uncomfortable to post it, so that’s why I thought I should do it.) My novel is still untitled. Suggestions welcome. TESTING Eleven sets of eyeballs from my […]

Challenge Met

Woohoo. As of July 25th, I met my goal of writing 25,000 words in July for Camp NaNoWrimo. I might be the most surprised myself that I exceeded my goal of 800 words a day, getting in about 1,200 on my writing days, because I did miss 4 days during the earlier part of the […]

How I Write

We all have our particular setups for writing or creating. Sometimes I hear my friends’ creative process and I think what in the world made you decide to try that? My process might not work for anyone else but I’ve found I love several of these tools. Location While I like to shock my system […]

Camp NaNoWriMo Day 1

If you’ve somehow never heard of NaNoWriMo (National November Writing Month), it was started in 2001 by Chris Baty. Wikipedia’s description is National Novel Writing Month is an annual internet-based creative writing project that takes place every November. NaNoWriMo challenges participants to write 50,000 words of a new novel between November 1 and 30.Despite its […]

Write Write

In January 2013, I made several life altering discoveries and decisions. In 2012, my goal was self-growth. In 2013, my goal and motto has been self-discovery and non-judgment of others. I took Leah Shapiro’s Unleash Yourself course, which teaches you to appreciate life and release fear. I felt far behind in the class because everything felt wrong […]