Uncategorized, writing

The Race Is On

It's the last seven days of Nano. I'm within 10,000 words of completion. The Nano website says that I can do it, but so far every week this month I've had 1-2 days were there was simply no time to write. I've been making up the loss at weekend write ins (Hurray for the Sterling!… Continue reading The Race Is On

NaNo, Uncategorized

Mechanics

Shh. Don't tell. I really wanted to do Nano with a typewriter this year. The sterling would be perfect for just such a task, and I've been meaning to give Henry and Louis more of a workout. But once again, I caved to convenience. It comes down to one simple fact: I type faster on… Continue reading Mechanics

nanowrimo, writing

Prepare yourself.

Warning! As of today, there are 5 weeks and 4 days until November 1! That's 39 days. 1,056 hours. 63,360 minutes to do all of your prep work for NaNoWriMo. Have you done your research? Selected your background noise (related music, tv and movies)? Written your outline? Performed maintenance on your machine? Stocked up on… Continue reading Prepare yourself.