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NaNoWriMo Prep – How I Plan My Novels & Why it Works

“Writing is like driving at night in the fog. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole journey that way.” – E.L. Doctorow

That quote describes my “plantsing” style perfectly: I have an idea as to what I’m doing, but I also like to be surprised by my own story. That latter part is just the reader in me.… Read More NaNoWriMo Prep – How I Plan My Novels & Why it Works

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Why Camp NaNoWriMo is Perfect for New Wrimos (+ Some Resources to Get You Started)

Oh boy, it’s time for Camp NaNo again! It seems like only yesterday I was “pantsing” last year’s fantasy novel. This year I’ll be doing science fiction for the first time. 😉 You can find my Camp profile here. Are you new to this whole “NaNoWriMo” thing? Not sure if you’re ready to tackle the… Read More Why Camp NaNoWriMo is Perfect for New Wrimos (+ Some Resources to Get You Started)

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“THE END”

Today started out as any other. I ate pumpkin oatmeal in a Christmas mug, for breakfast, and afterward I dug through my dirty clothes for my NaNoWriMo t-shirt. I usually don’t start writing till the afternoon, but today I started at ten thirty in the morning. And I finished at about three p.m. with an… Read More “THE END”