Getting Personal #120: Camp NaNoWriMo April 2018 Recap

I was inspired to write this post from my friend Madi Grace! Here are the links to her Camp NaNoWriMo 2017 recaps: April Camp NaNoWriMo 2017 Recap Camp NaNoWriMo July 2017 Recap Here are the links to my posts where I mentioned Camp NaNoWriMo, and announced my decision to participate for the very first time: […]

Getting Personal #111: Camp NaNoWriMo

I’m so excited to say that I will be a camper at Camp NaNoWriMo this year, for the very first time! What is Camp NaNoWriMo, you ask? Well, NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month, which is typically held in November of every year. However, there are camp sessions, too! You can be placed in […]

Getting Personal #144: NaNoWriMo 2018

After four years of not participating, I decided I wanted to commit to NaNoWriMo 2018! After my success with both Camp NaNoWriMo sessions earlier this year, I wanted to try the November event again. I’ve also published excerpts of my most recent NaNoWriMo attempt from 2014. I’ve dropped a few hints, here and there, about […]

Getting Personal #133: August Goals

Welcome to August! One of my all-time favorite months, because it’s my birthday month! Yay!! Here are my goals for the month of August: Make progress with cleaning the garage. See Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. Celebrate my milestone birthday! Start preparing for our greyhound’s arrival. See Christopher Robin. Get to 50,000 words with […]

Getting Personal #132: July Goals Recap

July flew by! It’s crazy! Here’s the link to my July Goals post: Getting Personal #129: July Goals Ready? Here we go! See Ant-Man and the Wasp. — Accomplished! Curb my spending. — Accomplished! See Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. — Did not accomplish. Submit our adoption application to Old Dominion Greyhound Adoption. — Accomplished! See Mission: Impossible – […]

Getting Personal #129: July Goals

Hello, July! Al recently reminded me that Christmas is less than six months away. It’s wild. Every year gets faster! Here are my goals for the month of July: See Ant-Man and the Wasp. Curb my spending. See Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. Submit our adoption application to Old Dominion Greyhound Adoption. See Mission: […]

Writing Adventures #2: Discovering Evernote

Welcome back! Thanks to everyone who read my first post in this new Writing Adventures series that I’ve started. I really appreciate all the support and encouragement, so far! Here’s the link to my previous post: Writing Adventures #1: Creating A Success Journal Today’s post is about a new tool that I’ve learned about, called […]

Getting Personal #125: June Goals

Hey there, June! Nice to see you! We’re halfway through 2018. Wow! Here are my goals for the month of June: Attend P.E.O. State Convention. See Incredibles 2. See Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Work on a goals list with Al for the remainder of 2018. Update the Household Bills spreadsheet. Write at least 1,000 new […]