About NaNoWriMo 2013 is Over… Now What?

NaNoWriMo 2013 is officially done and in the past. Sure, it’s only been two days, but I’ve been enjoying every moment since. Not having to write and regaining some of my lost sleep has been amazing. I actually slept for 11 hours yesterday and it still didn’t feel like enough. But the creative drain that…

About NaNoWriMo 2013: Week 5 Excerpt

It is the end of NaNoWriMo. Only today and tomorrow remains to reach your November goal. I know that I have soared through, but the holidays have caused me to slow down a bit. Yes, I do consider Black Friday a holiday, but I think it’s blasphemous that stores opened on Thursday. It’s called Black…

About NaNoWriMo: The End Is Nigh

Yes, you heard it. This will be a short post as Black Friday shopping is calling me. But I had to weigh in on the final days of NaNoWriMo. Many of us hae been trudging away on the path to greatness. And by greatness I mean reaching 50k. For any of you who have been…

About NaNoWriMo 2013: Week 4 Excerpt

Wow. We are already in the beginning of week four. November is flying by really fast. Although, I could be mistaking a quick month with my sleep deprived state not recognizing what the date is anymore. I finished my first novel at approximately 95,000 words and started novel number two. I am really walking in…

About NaNoWriMo: The Slog

It happens to every NaNoWriMo participant, no matter what stage they are at. There is a point that everyone will reach where the words just become tougher, you characters become obstinante, and you just want to throw you hands up in the air and call it quits. No one ever said NaNoWriMo was easy and…

About NaNoWriMo

The time of year is nigh. Yes, November is right around the corner and that means NaNoWriMo is coming with it. For those who don’t know NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month, though the event spans a lot further than the states. In fact, it is more international than anything. For the entire month…