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NaNoWriMo ~~ First, Finish ~~ Then, Revise

I took a few minutes to read the info on what comes next at the NaNoWriMo site. Here are a couple of things to know: 1. Get your recognition. You earned it! Click here: So You Participated in NaNoWriMo… In

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Post NaNoWriMo, Catching Up With My Life

It has been such a habit to post something daily for the last 6 weeks, that I find myself gravitating here with nothing much to say. I’m feeling a little post-project depression – even though I have a lot of

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Post NaNoWriMo 12/1 Final Words

“Dear Novelist,      It is my pleasure to inform you that you have officially kicked ass this month.” ~Chris Baty …Your willingness to go out on a creative limb, to stand  up and reach for an impossible goal, is an

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NaNoWriMo 11/30 NaNoWriMo Winners on “The End”

“There’s a lot of giggling to yourself, partially because by this point you’ve become slightly mad, but I think also because you’re free to really take yourself less seriously.” ~Ryan Dunsmuir “When week four shows up, I grit my teeth.

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NaNoWriMo 11/29 The World Needs Your Novel

“The world needs your novel.” “You have a book in you that only you can write. Your story matters. The world will be richer for you seeing the crazy creative escapade through to 50,000 words.” Standard:  48,343 Get your own

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NaNoWriMo 11/28 Well, What Did You Expect???

“Make no mistake, you will be writing a lot of crap.” “The first step in writing a good book:  giving yourself permission to write a bad book.” “They’re called rough drafts for a reason. No one gets a novel totally

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NaNoWriMo 11/27 Thankful for Chocolate

Chocolate is one of the finer things in life. It is a bonus that some chocolates come complete, not only with endorphin stimulating chemicals, but  affirmations printed on the label so that your spirit can be lifted as high as

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