Tag Archives: NaNoWriMo2017

4 NaNos by Their Numbers and Lessons

NaNoWriMo is a week behind us now so I’m taking a last look back. Way back. Me and NaNo, we have something of a history, which NaNo often reminded me about this year. NaNo’s focus on numbers tells me I’ve … Continue reading

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Short Storying My Way Out of NaNoWriMo

One more day of NaNoWriMo remains. I’m exhausted‚ yet I’ll be sad to see it go. I ache, literally, but it’s been the most successful of my four, eclipsing even 2015. I dream of sleep, yet it’s still a relief … Continue reading

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Happenstance

Sparks and fire. To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave

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Working Together: Outlines and Inspiration

I’m a firm believer you can create some form of outline for your novel and still follow inspiration. It’s happened for me before, but never to the extent it happened this year for NaNoWriMo. Today is Thanksgiving in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Blank Paper

Where words go to live. To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave

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Which Spiral are You On?

This is a story about resisting the urge to edit while drafting. It’s also about spirals, negative and positive. It can all work together… We want to feel good. Who doesn’t? We want to feel good about ourselves. We want … Continue reading

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Wk2 NaNo Update: Uncovering a Prequel

Here we are into the second week of NaNoWriMo. I couldn’t be more pleased with how my prequel is coming along other than having some worries that it’s going to run far longer than I’d like. Worries for winning are … Continue reading

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NaNo Eve

Oh, the trials of blogging during NaNoWriMo when all that time you had in October seems to become mist and float away. To remedy that, each year I generally focus on the experience as it’s happening. It is, after all, in … Continue reading

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Uh-Oh, NaNoWriMo

Typing away, warm or snow. To read the latest poem (and a little NaNo fun) please join me on the website HERE. SaveSave

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Searching for Wonder

It was close at hand all the time. To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave

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