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NaNoWriMo 2017

I’m in! Can’t believe I’m signing up for this again. It would be amazing if I could beat what I managed to get out last year: 12,670. That novel has since grown to a 49,708 word beast that is no where near finished the zero-th draft and needs a lot of chopping. But I can’t… Read More NaNoWriMo 2017

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The end of NaNoWriMo 2016

So I got 12,670 words. NaNoWriMo 2016 got off to a halting start and fizzled to a stationary end.  I’m Grateful. Disappointed. Excuse-making. Proud. Conflicted. Whirl-pooling. My general anxious stressing heady self. Stop. Breathe. That was my November motto. December is kicking off with: kindness and compassion – to myself as well as others. So what… Read More The end of NaNoWriMo 2016

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Nanowrimo 2016 

I recently read this article titled ‘3 signs you should give up on your story’ by K M Weiland. In summary, the answer is RARELY. But after sitting on the same idea for more than ten years and getting lost over and again and losing motivation over and again. I’ve called it. I may return to it one day, but for… Read More Nanowrimo 2016