NaNoWriMo 2018 • The Third Attempt

Whew, how is it this time of year again? I participated in NaNoWriMo in 2016 and 2017, so this will be my third time attempting it. I won in 2016 with just over 50,000 words and that work was actually the base for the novel I'm currently editing! It's pretty much the ideal outcome (short … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2018 • The Third Attempt

NaNoWriMo 2017 • What Went Wrong

Everything. Everything went wrong. I lost faith in my story very early and kind of meandered until my motivation pittered out. There just wasn't any story. I was also very aware of the impending November 30th deadline, so each day that I didn't write I felt more and more panicked, which in turn affected my … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017 • What Went Wrong

NaNoWriMo 2017 • The Prep Starts Now

NaNoWriMo 2017

It's that time of the year again! Since I started this blog, one of my proudest achievements is when I won NaNoWriMo last year with a total of 50,075 words. I had never finished anything before and I was ecstatic to have reached my goal. However, despite adding about 20,000 words on top of my … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017 • The Prep Starts Now