December: Nearly the end of 2017

NaNoWriMo wrapped up just over a week ago now! It's amazing how quickly time goes when you're not looking, it has a way of getting away from you. As you may have noticed, time runs away from me often. I find that I blink my eyes and suddenly I realize that I haven't posted in … Continue reading December: Nearly the end of 2017

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NaNoWriMo- The Halfway Mark

We're nearing on the halfway mark of NaNo now! I'm so excited! I know what you're thinking: This post is a couple days early. I know, I agree. But I'm nearly to 25k words, so I think it's a good time to bring it up! Tonight my word count is resting at 24k, after being … Continue reading NaNoWriMo- The Halfway Mark

NaNoWriMo Update, and More

It seems that I may have been pushing myself a bit too far, and even stretching my intentions too far as well. Long time no see everyone! Days 7, 8 and 9 have come and gone (and nearly gone for 9). I actually had the pleasure to fall asleep on my laptop one night and … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Update, and More

NaNoWriMo- After 6 Days

It is well after midnight on the east coast and Day 6 has come and gone. Here's my current standing: Words added today: 1,757 Total words written so far: 12,843 I've had a busy day, so my word count was lower than planned. I did pass my personal goal from yesterday, so that is well … Continue reading NaNoWriMo- After 6 Days

Another Day of NaNoWriMo- Four

The end of day four is upon us. How was your day? Is your word count stacking up like you thought or hoped it would? Here's my stats: Total Words Written: 8,638 Words Written Today: 1,903 Not too bad for a day's work. It was a rough one for me today. My kids were cranky … Continue reading Another Day of NaNoWriMo- Four

Day 3 of NaNoWriMo

I was able to spend a little time this afternoon with some other writers participating in NaNoWriMo. We met at a local coffee shop and a great time was had. Of course, by a great time I mean we all sat on our laptops and wrote! It was the quietest but least lonely writing session … Continue reading Day 3 of NaNoWriMo

NaNo Day 2 in the Books

It is officially past midnight now, closing the books for day 2! I added 2,066 words to Stranded Moon, bringing the total to 4,370 words. I am working my way through what is currently marked as chapter two. I foresee starting chapter three tomorrow, Day 3, after spending a bit more developing the current event. … Continue reading NaNo Day 2 in the Books

Welcome to NaNoWriMo Day 1!

The first day of NaNo has come and officially gone! How did your first day turn out? Are you working from a plan or winging it? let me know below in the comments! I'm working off a rough plan, formed by the Snowflake Method. So far for me has been great! The basic plot I … Continue reading Welcome to NaNoWriMo Day 1!

NaNoWriMo 2017 Only Days Away!

National Novel Writing Month is set to begin in just a few days! Last year was a great experience for me and I am thrilled to be joining along for the ride again this year. Though I have had many false starts to editing Killer Instinct, the product of NaNo last year, I feel that … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017 Only Days Away!

NaNoWriMo Day 10

Progress has come to a slow and steady pace by this point. Today marked the passing of one third of the month, and I am very pleased with all the progress I have made thus far. The goal had been to reach 16,000+ words today, and i fell short by around 1,000. The great thing … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 10