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18 Days without My Laptop: What I Learned

18 Days without My Laptop: What I Learned

This was supposed to be my National Novel Writing Month victory post. Instead, as I watch friends share their victories on Facebook and Instagram (I’ve avoided Twitter) with only a small bite of jealousy, I’ve instead typed up a bit […]

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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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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

Writing Goals for 2016

It’s interesting. Every year we, the Inkettes, make a bunch of goals. By the end of the year, we don’t make them all. And, really, that’s not a huge issue. Because we are still stretching and growing and life changes […]

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NaNo Roundup

Somehow, we have all made it to the end of NaNo. Congratulations! My word count is . . . pathetic enough that I’d rather not share. And after the first week or two, I gave up on making my daily […]

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