NaNoWriMo 2016 Wrap Up

Replace cleaning with keeping up with the word count and this is perfect.

NaNo Year One was a challenge and its difficulties more apparent only because the task was new. Year One, nor any year following has rivaled in hardships and pressures when compared to NaNo 2016, my fourth year participating in the NaNoWriMo 30Days, 50K Writing Challenge, and no year has taught me more.  Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2016 Wrap Up”

NaNoWriMo 2015: Week 2

If you’re struggling right now… Keep looking up, looking around, and eventually you’ll find the inspiration you need to drive your story forward once more.

Hello WriMos!

I hope you are all trying with all your might to meet everyday’s word count. Coming toward the end of week 3 I know I am struggling, hard. Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2015: Week 2”

My Night of Writing Dangerously

My favorite portion of the evening was when Marissa Meyer, author of the Luna Chronicles featuring Cinder, Scarlet, Cress, and Winter, moved to the front to speak to all the WriMos present.

NOWD 3After participating in the annual NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) challenge for three years, I finally decided to attend their event, Night of Writing Dangerously, for the first time.

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NaNoWriMo 2015: Week One

Does anybody really understand the magic of novel wonder? I’m convinced I don’t. Do novels work for their writers because the writer is dedicated and constantly working on the piece or is it all about the right set of circumstances? Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2015: Week One”

NaNoWriMo 2015

Well writers, it’s that time of year again. We have once again come full circle to a time that makes us stay up way too late, stop socializing, we shy away from social media, like YouTube. We no longer play our favorite video games, we forget the TV for awhile, some of us even forget to eat (guilty), and the only thing, besides writing, we actually try to fit in is reading.  Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2015”