Dear friends,I have completed my first NaNoWriMo with 50,047 words. Thank you for your support over the last 26 days!I have definitely learned a lot from this experience. I'm going to keep updating my word count on the website until the very last on November 30th, so stay tuned for the full November word count … Continue reading Nano: Day 26–I am a Winner!
Happy Thanksgiving, everybody!!A short update on the Nano-ness: I am (according to Word) at 46, 675 words. I pasted the story into the Nano Word Count validator--don't want any surprises when I send it in to verify and win for my 50,000. It's not as bad as I thought. Just a 130 word discrepancy. So … Continue reading Nano: Day 25 and Happy Thanksgiving!
Write or Die by Dr WickedSo I found out about this on the NaNo Forums. It's a website that some of the writers use to get themselves into the groove or out of a rut or just to improve speed. Basically, you set your desired word count, your desired time limit, and then your level … Continue reading Write or Die by Dr Wicked
Pulling this over from Facebook....The Rules: Don't take too long to think about it. Fifteen authors (poets included) who've influenced you and that will always stick with you. List the first fifteen you can recall in no more than fifteen minutes. Tag at least fifteen friends, including me, because I'm interested in seeing what authors … Continue reading The Fifteen Authors Who Sparked Neural Pathways in My Brain
I am currently, as of 10:30 PM, at 33,390 words.This means I wrote 2759 words since yesterday's blog post. I was even able to watch the last three episodes of Glee guilt-free tonight because I'm so ahead on word count.They're not lying when they (the NaNoWriMo folks) say that Week 3 is easier than Week … Continue reading Nano: Day 18