NaNoWriMo 2014: Climax

“If you get stuck, get away from your desk. Take a walk, take a bath, go to sleep, make a pie, draw, listen to ­music, meditate, exercise; whatever you do, don’t just stick there scowling at the problem. But don’t make telephone calls or go to a party; if you do, other people’s words will […]

NaNoWriMo 2014: Rising Action

“The art of storytelling is reaching its end because the epic side of truth, wisdom, is dying out.” ~Walter Benjamin Not here, I’m trying to keep storytelling alive! Enjoy excerpt #2! Working Title: “Discussion of Differences” Current word count, as of this writing: 12,641 words … Finally, Will was the first audience member to speak. […]

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 #153: December Goals Recap

It’s the end of 2018! Wow!! Here’s the link to my December Goals post: Getting Personal #149: December Goals — Ready? Here we go! Finally reach at least 50,000 words for my 2012 WIP. — Accomplished! Finally send my 2012 WIP to my best friend for the first round of editing. — Did not accomplish. Make […]

Writing Adventures #3: Finishing The First Draft of My 2012 WIP

Welcome back! I haven’t posted any new Writing Adventures posts for several months, but I’m excited to get back to it now. Here are the links to my previous posts: Writing Adventures #1: Creating A Success Journal Writing Adventures #2: Discovering Evernote I’m very excited to be *this close* to finishing my first draft of […]