NaNoWriMo Day 5 Recap: That Feeling When…

This is my first year writing directly into scrivener; previous years have left me embracing the austere familiarity of Word for my writing needs. There, all my words were collected into a vaguely linear (ideally) jumble, and one simple counter at the bottom of the screen tracked whether I was on target or not. It wasn't … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 5 Recap: That Feeling When…


NaNoWriMo: Character Creation Mode

It's November first. NaNoWriMo is upon us and I have a working idea (unless I scrap it at today's write-in, like I did last year). When Brian got home from work at 7am I dragged myself out of bed for the world's earliest brunch (at that hour it's just breakfast, don't try to trick me) … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Character Creation Mode

Lifeblog: Father-Daughter Roadtrip!

So yesterday was my Father-daughter road trip from NJ to Virginia. He went for work, and I went to do some NaNoWriMo research at the Museum of the Confederacy. Liveblogging my travel adventures began as an uncaffeinated joke at 5AM, but my friends were foolish enough to encourage it and I continued on throughout the … Continue reading Lifeblog: Father-Daughter Roadtrip!