Well, folks, it’s that time of year again! National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) starts in November. This is the magical time where so many of us writers will try to achieve the lofty goal of writing 50,000 words in 30 Continue reading 5 Tips to Survive National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
As we reach the end of November, those of us who are participating in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) scramble to get our 50,000 words written. Whether you are participating in NaNoWriMo or not, being a writer can sometimes get discouraging. Continue reading 5 Reasons to Keep Writing When You Think You Want to Stop
So even though the timing is kind of weird, and I’m already in the middle of another novel, I have decided (at the last minute) to participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) anyway. Originally I was going to participate Continue reading 7 Ways to Win NaNoWriMo
Happy October! Or for many of us writers, happy month before NaNoWriMo! NaNoWriMo is short for National Novel Writing Month, which takes place every November and invites writers to challenge themselves to write 50,000 words in one month. It’s a Continue reading 5 Things to Do to Prepare for National Novel Writing Month
Well, somehow I managed to write over 50,000 words of my novel (the sequel to THE MUSES – still untitled!) in the month of November! It was a great experience for me! I would recommend it for all writers. I Continue reading I won NaNoWriMo 2014!
Today is November 15th which means the awesome band Alvvays is finally playing in Atlanta tonight… oh, wait, I’m talking about writing here. This means it’s the halfway point in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! I started strong in week Continue reading YALLFest, NaNoWriMo, Thoughts on Publishing, Pinterest, etc.
So two years ago, when I was writing THE MUSES, I wrote roughly 100 pages before I figured out what was actually supposed to happen in the story. Then I scratched everything I had written and started over. Maybe this is just Continue reading Writing Process and NaNoWriMo
This is basically what life looks like right now First of all, I wanted to let you know that my novella Storyboards will be free from today 10/16 through 10/20. So go download a copy! It’ll take you less than an Continue reading Young Adult Overload (and a FREE novella for you!)
Photo credit Hey everyone! Some exciting stuff is in the works with my novel, THE MUSES. I can’t say anything right now, but hopefully I will have some great news for you soon! Meanwhile, I am hard at work on the Still Continue reading Fall Writing Challenges
Hey everyone. It’s been a while since I posted as I got wrapped up in all of the Thanksgiving festivities (and PIE). I thought I’d give you a little update. How did everyone do with NaNoWriMo? I didn’t officially participate, Continue reading Updates: Post-NaNoWriMo, revising The Muses, freelance writing and editing