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NaNoWriMo – My results

November has come and gone, and with it brought many a wonderful things to my writing life. While becoming an official 'NaNoWriMo Winner' and being part of that lovely circle of winners was NOT something that did occur, I have to say, I'm not feeling sad about it at all. I came in at around… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – My results

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NaNoWriMo Day 18-21 – Word Count – Who’s Counting Anyway?

So I've had a bit of a mind melt on my NaNoWriMo attempt. Over the past few days, I've realized that putting pressure on myself to hit the 50,000 word mark at this point in my life is making me feel unhappy and exhausted, and like I'm losing focus on why I'm writing. The first time… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 18-21 – Word Count – Who’s Counting Anyway?

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NaNoWriMo Day 7 – Word Count: 7020

*NOTE: There are bad words in this blog post. Parental Guidance is advised.* image: http://www.artistdaily.com/blogs/technique/archive/2007/03/13/christopher-hart-frustrated-little-leaguer.aspx GGGGAAAAAHHHHHH. Today I wrote a whopping 158 words. *Fuck* I'm panicking. I've been getting up early. Hours before the sun. I've been losing sleep worrying about getting up early. And that's okay. Getting up, what I worried would be the… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 7 – Word Count: 7020