I Want to Write

I Want to Write

So this funny thing happens when I don’t have time, or capacity, or allotted butt-in-chair time to write: I want to write. It happened a lot in university. When I was forcing myself to sit down to study for exams, […]

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My Anti-NaNoWriMo

My Anti-NaNoWriMo

It’s that time of year again. Starting yesterday, thousands started pounding keys toward their 50K word goal for NaNoWriMo. This year, I am doing things a little differently. I’m doing an Anti-NaNoWriMo. (I thought about calling it a NonNaNoWriMo, or […]

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2016 Goals: Third Check-In, 75% there!

2016 Goals: Third Check-In, 75% there!

Last but not least, ok perhaps least when I get down to things below, I’m ready to dive into my third goal check-in! First though, I have to say I love the initial line of Melissa’s update: ‘In all my goals over […]

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NaNoWriMo 2016 Plan: Break the Rules

NaNoWriMo 2016 Plan: Break the Rules

It’s pretty old news that I do National Novel Writing Month every year. I’ve been lucky enough to be able to set aside chunks of time in November since I began taking on the challenge in 2013 and have consistently […]

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Writing Goals for 2016 – First Check-In

Phew! It’s already been quite the quarter for me. I won’t do much in the way of preamble so here’s the update: Writing + Publishing Goals: Comic – The goal was to write a chapter per month but that fell […]

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Coming Out the Other Side of NaNoWriMo 2015: Lessons to Re-Remember

Coming Out the Other Side of NaNoWriMo 2015: Lessons to Re-Remember

Although no one brought me coffee during November, or afterwards in celebration, I managed to win National Novel Writing Month and set a new word record for myself. 52,083 words over the course of 15 writing days in 21 documented […]

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