I thought I'd follow up on what happened with me and National Novel Writing Month 2012. Not much, really. And I'm completely okay with this. I started off well. I wrote just under 10,000 words. And then I stopped working on that particular piece of work. But there is no doubt in my mind, I… Continue reading NaNoWriMo NoNo – But it’s Okay-o.
image: mikeswritingworkshop.blogspot.com I've been rubbing a chestnut that Marty Gervais gave to me. He said that Hemingway used to rub chestnuts for good writing luck. If you know me, I'm not a firm believer in luck, but lately, I can't seem to put the chestnut down. I'm not sure if it's because somewhere deep inside… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – Day 11 – Word Count – 9266
I did LOTS of writing today - none of which was on my new novel. Not worried at all. Feeling confident. Feeling excited. Feeling like I have to shut this damn computer because it's 1:06am in the balls-morning. Off to dream...
Image: http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51PSFL724-L._SX300_.jpg November 1st. This is always an important day. It's the hubby's birthday today! And while I'd love to spend the first day of NaNoWriMo writing my little heart out, my little heart (okay, it's not little...it's huge!) belongs to my love...and so we're off on a date to the movies. His choice, and a… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – Day 1 – Word Count – 3712
I read this very interesting blog post today about a writer's choice to not participate in NaNoWriMo this year. Have a read here. What is NaNoWriMo? It's a short form for National Novel Writing Month, which happens across the globe (for reals) every November. One of my students told me about it a few years ago, and… Continue reading To NaNo…That is the answer