November 2018 turned out to be an absolute terrible month for me. A toxic situation got worse and worse, work left me exhausted and writing got put on the back burner. As such, I did not complete my NaNoWriMo goals and while that is a failure, to me I don't see it that way. I've… Continue reading On not winning NaNoWriMo
Hi everyone, NaNoWriMo is just a month away and I'm feeling mostly ready for it. While I have done it and won the last two years, this year I'm approaching it differently than I have before. My main goal this year to feel less like I'm forcing words out and to still enjoy writing. I… Continue reading NaNoWriMo and Self-Rewards
October (or "preptober") when preparing for NaNoWriMo can be very strange. Even having done NaNo two years prior, I still don't know what to do to truly prepare. Part of me wants to have a good general outline done, one part wants to get some writing done, another part wants to read, a fourth part… Continue reading The month before NaNoWriMo
My friend Jess showed me a video, Fall Writing Tag by Alexandra Roselyn, and I decided to do the tag. 🙂 https://youtu.be/R6nk2awB9sQ (I edited the captions to ensure they are as accurate as possible for those who don't watch videos with sound) Questions: Crunching Leaves- The Perfect Sound. What do you like listening to while… Continue reading Fall Writing Tag
*NEW VIDEO* https://www.facebook.com/417798355394458/videos/1794776433904321/ Transcription: Hey, I'm back! I wasn't sure if I was going to do a video, so I kinda started like halfway through my ride home. So I'm just going to drive a little bit longer on purpose. So I figured out what I want to talk about for today and basically just like… Continue reading How do you self-motivate to write?