NaNoWriMo 2016: Mid-Month Check-In

We've just passed the halfway point of November, and today's word goal to be on target for 50K is 26,666 and I've somehow managed to hit the 39K mark already. I haven't written anything I'm really proud of, but I'm writing and I'm in a really good brainstorming place at least. From what conversations with … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016: Mid-Month Check-In

NaNoWriMo: Please Stand By

I'm stressed out and have too much work to do, so naturally I'm procrastinating by working on different things with less severe deadlines, that way I'll be in a constant frantic state of feeling like I've accomplished nothing and time keeps bleeding away. Some days I'm just plain not disciplined enough to be a full-time … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Please Stand By

Systems Fail

I ran into some of my Nano writing buddies at the coffee shop today! They're doing Camp Nanowrimo, which is lucky because it means a physical support network to judge me force my motivation through self-imposed friendly competition and my unwillingness to admit failure. I've got about 2,000 words written so far in April, divided uselessly between the … Continue reading Systems Fail

Post-NaNo check-in

Today marks three months of being self-indulgent on the internet*. You're welcome. For those of you keeping score from the beginning, you'll recognize that means that today is theoretically the day by which Harper Voyager ought to have sent out their affirmative missives regarding their open submission back in October. In between obsessively updating  my … Continue reading Post-NaNo check-in