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


We’re the Walking Dead

Hi! This post title is part pandering and part fact; I spent fourteen hours on my couch yesterday doing The Walking Dead marathon leading up to last night's finale, because I was THAT FAR behind in the season thanks to AMC's terrible video on demand options and not having cable when the season began. I feel … Continue reading We’re the Walking Dead

Nanowrimo 2012: Unsolicited Advice

Forgive me for reposting, but the timing seems relevant. I wrote this last year at the end of 2011's NaNoWriMo, and I thought I'd share it here since this has become my de facto writing journal. I’m going to have a tiny sappy moment here. Janie and I talked about doing NaNo for a few … Continue reading Nanowrimo 2012: Unsolicited Advice


Nanowrimo 2012: Things that are terribly helpful

One of the things I love the most about National Novel Writing Month is the sense of community it fosters among writers. If college and its academic papers taught me anything, it's that writers left unchecked will tend toward solitary time and isolation, and that while this might be incredibly helpful when you're trying to … Continue reading Nanowrimo 2012: Things that are terribly helpful