Writing is deep work, and it’s hard. Experienced writers struggle. I struggle. That perfect #amwriting Instagram account struggles. It’s not just you. You aren’t alone.… Read More Dear NaNoWriMo Loser:
For some writers, NaNoWriMo just isn’t as doable as it is for others. And whatever the reason, have no fear! Here are 4 alternatives to the daunting 50K.… Read More Alternatives to Writing the NaNoWriMo 50K
But how can we ensure we do well at Camp? What steps can we take to help us meet our goal? That’s what we’ll talk about today!… Read More How to OWN Camp NaNoWriMo & Set Yourself up for Success
Good morning, writers! At the moment, my Camp word-count is at 2,299. I’m so proud that I’ve written this much already, even if most of it isn’t quite what I had in mind. It doesn’t seem like much, having written just over 2K in a week – but for me, that’s fantastic. Like I said in… Read More Proud of What You Wrote this Week? Share Your Excerpt!
Today is officially day 4 of Camp! To those of you you are right on track: congratulations! And to those who are a little, or a lot, behind: way to go! It doesn’t matter if you’re at 50 words or 50,000 words, just so long as you’re writing.* That’s what matters about NaNo, at least to me: not the words, but the writing. . . .… Read More Camp NaNo: I’ve Only Written 800 Words, & That’s Okay
Wouldn’t it be nice to have synonyms, antonyms, definitions, rhymes, translations, pronunciations, names, and more, right at your fingertips? Well, look no further! Wordhippo.com fulfills all your needs, and more. . . .… Read More 4 Marvelous Resources for Writers (Camp NaNoWriMo Begins!)
For those of us partaking in Camp NaNo this April, we were just sorted into our “cabins.” Personally, I love the cabins – I don’t often get to converse with my fellow writers, let alone writers from all sorts of backgrounds and countries! It’s absolutely enthralling to listen to their stories and ideas.… Read More 20 Fun Topics to Discuss in Your Camp NaNoWriMo Cabin
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)