Category Archives: Nanowrimo

Of Nanowrimo and Fairies

  And just like that, November is upon us. For regular NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) participants like myself, this means that we only have about a day left to visit friends, catch up on TV episodes (sorry,¬†True Blood, Season … Continue reading

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Reflecting on NaNoWriMo

So I emerged victorious from Nanowrimo 2011. This was the toughest year for me, though. Actually, maybe not…2010 was the toughest, because my computer caught a virus, crashed, and took everything with it one week into the competition. The computer … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Lesson: When The MC Said “Ah, No”

That phrase in the title is in reference to a child I know who has that as his trademark slogan. Last night, my main character (who I felt was plotting to overthrow me for awhile now) finally gave me a … Continue reading

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The Halfway Point Review: My NaNoWriMo Game Plan

I am just past halfway now at around 30,000 words. During the first half of this month, I realized that I have a pretty set game plan every Nanowrimo. I usually have a very light outline, and that outline only … Continue reading

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Moving Forward…

So my computer crashed about two days ago. I am actually writing this blog at the Apple Store as I wait to see what is wrong with it. To be honest, the odds of me finishing Nanowrimo at this point … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Advice

About a week ago, I went to my first Nanowrimo kick-off party. It was fun, and there were lots of first time Nanos. They naturally started asking for advice on how to accomplish this great task. I heard lots of … Continue reading

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Nanowrimo is coming…

It is now October, and many of you know what that means… The countdown to Nanowrimo has officially begun. For those of you who do not know what in heaven’s name a nanowrimo is, let me explain. Nanowrimo is short … Continue reading

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