It’s not hard to write 2000+ words a day. When I’m really rolling, I wrote that much in a few hours–maybe three. Having a self-imposed deadline made it easier to write. Reaching that concrete goal gave me added pressure but...―
Fortunately, I didn’t. But I did get this for my efforts this month: Woohoo. I’m one for one in National Novel Writing Month success. 50,000 words in thirty days. (“Twenty-nine, actually,” he boasted.) The only...―
In the middle of October I came across National Novel Writing Month through a fellow blogger's blog. I decided writing 50,000 words in thirty days would be good fun! ∙ I've written several novels, five young adult fiction and one ...―
I’m at 33,177 words, slightly behind, but still confident. Thanksgiving makes it tough to write, especially when I’m the cook and spend all day in the kitchen. Plus, house guests for the weekend make it tough to find time to write. So ...―
I’m behind, and I know it, and I won’t get caught up for three days at least, maybe a week, but I will write 50,000 words in November! I just finished 22,682 a few minutes ago, and if you let me pretend I’m on Central Standard ...―
November Is the Write Timeby Mark Nichol Writing is one of the loneliest pursuits (or professions), and as I know as well as anyone, enthusiasm for expressing oneself is tempered by the daunting challenge of actually doing it. For those of us for...―
I have been writing more lately, just not online. ∙ Now, do I want to write for a whole month in a disciplined manner? Am I up for the challenge? These questions I ponder as I think about the month of November and National Novel Writing...―
Years ago, I was a member of a local writer’s group. It petered out, for reasons I do not remember. Since then, I have regularly met my cousin and writing mentor at Starbucks to write, talk about writing, brainstorm together … Continue...―
http://www.nanowrimo.org/widget/LiveParticipant/caroline-wilde.png Wow. I have written like a whirlwind. If a whirlwind can write. I’m going to rest for a bit now as I have neglected everything else, from eating, cleaning, doing the laundry ...―
Image courtesy Ever imagined writing a 50,000 words novel within 30 days? ∙ Well, thousands of writers every year participate in a program called National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and quite amazingly, they manage to finish a 50k ...―
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