Punch the air. Scream ‘WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!’ very loudly. Ignore anyone who looks at you strangely. Listening to some great music. PERSONAL DANCE PARTAYYYYY! Sing! Stretch. Tell someone! Let them share in your happiness! SMILE. 🙂 Laugh. Be happy with yourself! You did something awesome! Why do I write this post? Well, I was updating my NaNoWriMo word… Continue reading Celebrating [Small] Personal Goals
Despite everything that’s happened today, I am going to write this article, get some pizza, get some healthy food, and take refuge in my NaNoWriMo novel. In this novel, I’m challenging my character’s prejudices and feeling positive about the fact I am writing an LGBT fantasy novel/retelling. With what has happened today, despite the fact… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016 | Week 1
Hello! So firstly, I won’t be doing one of these every day, but this is a special day because NANOWRIMO HAS BEGUN! It’s currently 2313 btw. I’ll be quick. I want bed. I started writing… at 22:20 tonight. Aka twenty past ten. At night. WHY. WHY DID I DO THAT. Basically, I’ll tell you why: I… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016 | Day 1
It’s getting closer to that month again… November. Aka NaNoWriMo. Aka the month when there are crazed writers around the globe taking on an epic challenge to write 50000 words in 30 days. Guess who’s also crazy enough to take it on?! Haha yeah, did you really need me to answer that? This year, I… Continue reading Taking on NaNoWriMo 2016!
Today, I have admitted that I am not going to finish the 20000 words I had targeted for Camp NaNoWriMo. I’m not saying that I’m “admitting defeat” though – NaNoWriMo hasn’t beaten me, my novel and my world just weren’t ready for it yet!
So Camp NaNoWriMo IS HERE. And I have written a whopping 1025/20000 words. Yay. Originally, I was going to use Camp to write some short stories of my next novel, which I hope to start over the summer and finish before the end of the year. (You can see my discussing it in my last… Continue reading #IWSG: Camp NaNoWriMo
Okay. Phew. Breathe. Now you might be interested to know that writing this blog post is adding on to the 11,061 words I have written today (*distant cheers*). Because today I finished my National Novel Writing Month 2014 novel, Vindicta! As you just read, probably in shock, I started this novel in 2014. Saturday 1st… Continue reading I FINISHED MY FIRST NOVEL!