Tag Archives: November

The End – NaNoWrimo

NaNoWriMo – THE END Another NaNoWriMo is over and like previous years, I don’t want to see my computer or open Scrivner for any reason if I don’t have to in the next couple of weeks. I finished my story … Continue reading

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Day 23 – NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo day TWENTY-THREE One week left. That’s it. One week of this crazy challenge and we have reached the end, hopefully with a rough draft of something we can work on for the future. This is also when the thoughts come … Continue reading

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Day 15 – NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo day FIFTEEN Today marks halfway through the challenge and somewhere around now the feeling of relief will come as you can see the finish line in the not so far distance and the numbers are closer to 50 000. However, … Continue reading

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Day 8 – NaNoWriMO

NaNoWriMo Day EIGHT The first week has passed and I have hit my mile stones so far. I know towards the end of the month, I need to be ahead of the official word count for the days when I’m away so … Continue reading

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Day One – NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo day ONE. I stayed up until midnight last night to start my novel right as the clock stroke midnight. It has become a tradition for me to start right at midnight. It is interesting to follow the forums on … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Plans

It is about a week until the start of the yearly NaNoWriMo challenge and I feel good. My mind is clear and focused, ready to make up stuff. This year my biggest obstacle is time. Sundays are usually my biggest writing … 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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and we’re off!

Despite having an early commitment on Sunday morning, I did my usual midnight start for NaNoWriMo on Saturday night and got to 230 words before I called it a night and went to bed. I then added another 2380 words at … Continue reading

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I’m failing to fly by the seat of my pants!

The two CampNaNoWriMo I have participated in this year have been a test in seeing if I could write ‘by the seat of my pants.’ I am a dedicated planner, so much that I sometimes like the planning bit of … Continue reading

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