Look at that fancy banner! This is the first year that I’ve ever won NaNoWriMo, so I’m soaking in this moment. At the very last minute, the last few paragraphs, my novel evolved yet again. There’s still so much work that needs to be done, so much that still needs reworked and improved. But I’m […]
I can finally see the finish line, and so many things are evolving. It’s an exciting time in my novel, which has really grown into a trilogy. I never dreamed that it would come out this way, especially because I thought it would only be a short story. Day 25 – 1,688 words. Day 26 […]
You read that title right. I haven’t updated in a week, but I’m still keeping up with NaNoWriMo! With the holiday season right around the corner and with some personal stuff thrown in for flavor, I’ve been very busy. Day 18 – 769 words. Day 19 – 5,136 words. Day 20 – 0 words. Day 21 […]
My motivation seems to be tapering off. I’m currently running on my drive to win. Day 15 – 1,107 words. Day 16 – 0 words. Day 17 – 2,749 words.
I had a great time today catching up with former classmates and attending informative sessions at Winter Wheat. It’s always fun to hear what others are working on currently, and what they plan to tackle in the future. It’s also good to strengthen connections with people who are interested in the same things you are. […]
First things first, Winter Wheat is a writing festival held by the Mid-American Review, a literary magazine based out of good ol’ BGSU. It’s a three day conference, essentially, that includes sessions that one can attend, as well as readings from visiting writers, and a small book fair. I mostly go to the sessions, as […]
Okay, so I’ll be honest here. I gave myself a two day break where I didn’t write anything. It’s good to rest your mind and fingers every once in a while, right? I was worried that it would break the habit that I’m beginning to form, but that wasn’t the case. I slid right back […]