Tag Archives: NaNoWriMo

Two Books Down, Fifteen-ish to Go…

I am apparently reading at a much slower rate than I’m used to… That, coupled with the fact that I seem to be reading a ridiculous amount of books simultaneously, makes for a long time between reading updates on the … Continue reading

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Gearing Up for NaNoWriMo

My co-ML (Julia) and I are really buckling down and getting everything ready for NaNo. All of our events have been planned and scheduled, our swag has been ordered, and our novels are being planned. Well, my novel is already … Continue reading

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So Far, So Good…

I’ve been reevaluating my goals, both long and short term, as well as taking a look at accountability. At the Underground Writers meeting last week, I mentioned that I wanted to find a way to keep myself accountable. Sure, I’m … Continue reading

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NaNo Update: Week One

Ok so I realize this is far from being a daily update, like I wanted to do, but I’m thinking this is more realistic for me. Weekly updates it is. So, the big questions: What’s my word count? 7006. Where … Continue reading

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And They’re Off!

WORD COUNT TO DATE: 1768. (I will try to update my word count daily throughout NaNo.) I got a solid start to NaNo. I had all my words for today before 9:00 this morning. This year, unlike all the others … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Preparation

So I’ve been doing NaNo prep all month, along with my co-ML, Julia (check out her blog here: http://piscesmuse.wordpress.com/). I’ve also been getting ahead on my assignments so that November doesn’t kick my behind. There’s been a bunch of NaNo … Continue reading

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NaNo Ahoy!

Well, I can’t believe it’s already October. Holy crap, where has the time gone?! And of course, October means that November is just around the corner. Which means NaNoWriMo time! (National Novel Writing Month – http://www.nanowrimo.org) I am so excited … Continue reading

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Plotting… and Scripting?

So I’m still deciding whether or not I want to participate in Script Frenzy (and by that I mean if I’ll be writing an actual script). I’m thinking of writing a script for the novel I worked on for NaNoWriMo, … Continue reading

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Wow, I’m really bad at this whole “blogging regularly” thing…

Ok, so I haven’t posted here in a few months, apparently. So an update is in order: I wrote 50045 words (worked on Ayana’s Gift)┬áin November for NaNo. No word padding, no devious tactics, just a lot of rambling… I … Continue reading

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Finally, A New Post!

It has been a ridiculously long time since I have posted on this blog. I’ve been a little less absent on my writing group’s blog, but still. It’s time for an update! I have written quite a bit since the … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo

So I promised to explain NaNo in a future post, and here we are. NaNoWriMo, which stands for National Novel Writing Month, takes place every year in November. It is a challenge to write 50000 words in 30 days. That’s … Continue reading

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Pleasantly Surprised

I just calculated my cumulative word count for the year (in the second column of the blog) and I was pleasantly surprised at how many words I’ve actually written in the last 7-ish months. I never thought I had written … Continue reading

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