Tag: nanowrimo


NaNoWriMo 2015

Are you doing NaNoWriMo this year? I don’t always have time for it (I’ve only won once), but this month I challenged myself and started a new book that I’ve been thinking about for awhile. Though I’ve been behind on my word count since Day 3… Grammarly put together this cool infographic with tips to avoid making the 5 most common novel writing mistakes. … Read More NaNoWriMo 2015

NaNoWriMo Wrap-Up and More…

Well. I didn’t win NaNoWriMo. Not even close. But I did get my first draft to 100K. 100,000 words, people! So if you’re keeping track, I’m officially 2/3 of the way done with my first draft. You really can lose and still win. Anyway. It was a busy month, trying to finish up my online classes, starting a new job, and traveling for Thanksgiving. … Read More NaNoWriMo Wrap-Up and More…

Novel Progress: 1/2 Way

For previous posts on this subject, click here and here. I feel like I’m a little less positive than my last post. This section has definitely been tougher than the last bit. I keep reminding myself that all I have to do is finish the first draft, just keep putting words on the page. But some days, I feel like my writing is absolutely … Read More Novel Progress: 1/2 Way