I'm reminded of watching athletics on TV - the runners are coming into the home straight, except that in NaNoWriMo there are thousands and thousands of us scribbling for the line - and fingers crossed we can all win! Day 22: Sunday was very short of words. It seems to have turned into homework day in our house, so … Continue reading And then we came to the end: winning NaNoWriMo
On to week 3 of NaNoWriMo, and in a weird way I'm getting used to it. Some days are harder than others, but the writing gets done somehow, and I can't believe I've written so much in three weeks! Here's the news from week 3... Day 15: What can I say? It was Sunday. The house … Continue reading Name that novel! NaNoWriMo week 3
Yikes! It's week 2 of NaNoWriMo! I'm still loving it, but some days I love it more than others...here's how the week went. Day 8: Not a great start to week 2 today, but I got almost an hour of writing in before the house was awake. I had every intention of coming back later, … Continue reading Words, words, words: NaNoWriMo week 2 update
So, it's the end of my first week as a NaNoWriMo-er. Rather than try to remember what happened every day, I've written a short entry at the end of each day. Ah, if only I'd planned my NaNoWriMo strategy as carefully! Day 1: I'm pretty sure that in my last post about NaNoWriMo I stated … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: week 1 update
Just a quick post today as NaNoWriMo has begun, we're back from a week away, and school starts again tomorrow... I got back yesterday to find some rather nice post waiting for me: contributor copies of the latest issues of Firewords Quarterly and Fine Linen! I have a story in each: 'Lazy Sunday Morning' in Firewords and … Continue reading Fine Linen and Firewords: double trouble!