Five more days. NaNoWriMo is about done, and yep, you’re still more than 10,000 words short? Tried writing during the turkey cooking, and both ended up in flames? Great news! You’re done for, and it’s about time you celebrate! That’s why we’re Writing All Wrong. Writing A. Wrong: Pretend its the beginning of the month. … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Coping with Defeat
Congratulations! You’re 19/30ths of the way through #NaNoWriMo, probably finished already, or you’ve given up, and you’re trying to spend this Thanksgiving week *off of work* justifying your existence as an “aspiring” author. Of those who are 19/30ths of the way through, 29/30ths were likely quite eager about the whole endeavor, but only 7/30ths are … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Just Quit Already!
I had a chance to meet with one of my builders. Building a third home for myself, you see. They’re about a quarter of the way done, but the work’s on hiatus. “What?” I ask. “You just stopped all of a sudden?” “Sorry,” say the builders. “We don’t really know where to go from here. … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Where to Go with your Story?