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NaNoWriMo research

It’s the end of September and a little over a month until the next NaNoWriMo kicks off. First I had planned to write a sequel to a historical novel I have been working on and I spent much time on researching … Continue reading

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Planner all the way

I like to be organised and have a solid plan, as I mentioned last time I often look forward to the planning more than the thing itself. So looking ahead for the autumn and my writing goals, I have NaNoWriMo coming up … Continue reading

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Synopsis and new projects

Have you ever had the feeling when you read through your synopsis and in the back of your mind, playing on repeat is a much more interesting story? Is this the time you should ditch your first attempt and go … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo – The End

I made it past the finish line! It wouldn’t be possible without the write-ins the lovely ML of NaNoLondon organised. During these evenings I got a bulk of my writing done. It always felt extra good leaving a write-in, knowing … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week 4 – Downhill

It’s all downhill from here. Not my story. My story is going great. I’m talking about the whole challenge. We have reached the home stretch with exactly one week left of this year’s NaNoWriMo. Last week I faced my third … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week 3 – the dreaded third week

Week three has been my nemesis in the past during NaNoWriMo. But not this time. I’m pushing through, not thinking about next week nor on my total word count. Only one day at the time. One word count goal for … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week 2 – Closing in on the halfway mark

Getting close to the half way point in this year’s writing challenge I am thriving on the inspiration I had for my idea that is still pushing me forwards. My detailed plan has kept me on track both with the story … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week 1 – The magic of write-ins

The first week of NaNoWriMo is always relatively easy. Your idea is fresh and exciting. Most of the time the writing flows. My story is going amazing, I have worked on the idea for almost a year. I’m normally a planner, … Continue reading

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And we’re off

It is past midnight and I’m awake. I have just finished my first 500+ words of this year’s NaNoWriMo. There is something inspiring to stay up late, watching the forums and wait for the minutes to tick forward to midnight … Continue reading

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It’s back – NaNoWriMo

It’s that time of the year again. When I crawl into my (magically imaginary) writing hut not to emerge for a month. NANOWRIMO This year I am actually very, very organised, compared to previous year when I have been just … Continue reading

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