The Word: Advice on Nanowrimo

I wrote, in the past, why I decided to do Nanowrimo last year, but it also taught me things about myself. As time has passed, I have realized it taught me more that the initial realizations. For me, confirmations have always been the best for me to know I can do something or that I've … Continue reading The Word: Advice on Nanowrimo

NaNoWriMo 2019: We Have A Winner!

Today's Word Count: 15021684 I wrote this morning getting the top count and after handling many things because of the upcoming holiday I wrote again and hit the second one today. Breaking up my writing sessions throughout this entire event has helped me many times. 'Winner' just means I hit the word count goal and … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019: We Have A Winner!

NaNoWriMo 2019: Week 3

Hit Word Goals This Week: 30023903755179028568602100 This pass week wasn't as bad, continued pushing myself to get large word counts, and on some days I couldn't. With the holiday coming up my mind was elsewhere, but competing with myself to get back to the grind wasn't as hard as I thought it would be. I … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019: Week 3

NaNoWriMo 2019: Week 2

Hit Word Goals This Week: 75035536004053352825861240 Wanting to push myself to be stronger for week two I and fighting a cold that came back with revenge all I've done is nano writing and trying to get better before the holiday hits. I'm pretty proud of myself this week. There's not much to update as far … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019: Week 2

NaNoWriMo 2019: Week 1

Hit Word Goals This Week: 1100300085005006063451 Above, you can see my word counts per day so far. The seventh being the count from today as I stopped. I can see looking at them my start was strong, but by the third day I was lucky to get anything done. Day three fell on my 'mental … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019: Week 1

NaNoWriMo 2019: First Impressions

Beginning this new challenge I was unsure of myself, but as soon as November 1st hit I calmed. I am balancing several things at once. From editing to writing and back. I've not become overwhelmed as I'm taking care of my mind and body. It's helping me greatly. I am writing in the middle of … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019: First Impressions

The NaNoWriMo 20 Questions Tag!

I found this tag and wanted to take part so I'm doing did just that. It seems you're supposed to be tagged for it, but I wasn't, but the creator of this Sophie's Corner. So she's to be credited for my involvement despite not being tagged to do so. The following are the questions she's … Continue reading The NaNoWriMo 20 Questions Tag!

Doing the NaNoWriMo Challenge

It's been a very long time since I tried NaNoWriMo. I failed early by becoming distracted and losing interest, but much has changed since then and I tried again and start fresh! I have more on my side this time, for example, the support of fellow authors, the encouragement of others, and I'm not going … Continue reading Doing the NaNoWriMo Challenge