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NaNoWriMo, Publishing and Gratitude

It’s November,  and for a lot of  writers, that means NaNoWriMo, also known as National Novel Writing Month. During NaNoWriMo, writers are encouraged to write a 50,000 word novel during the 30 days of November. I’ve never been a fan … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Wrap Up: I Won’t Be Doing This Again

It’s Dec. 1. National Novel Writing Month ended yesterday, and I completed 50,000 words in the allotted time frame.  My word processor count said I’d written 50,236 words, though the NaNo validator on the site only validated me at 50,210. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week 4

Well, we’re into the final stretch, the very last two days of NaNoWriMo. I’m finally on track, and should finish, presuming these last two days go without incident (though I already know I have to take my daughter to the … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo – Week 3

The reason I’ve never done NaNoWriMo in the past is because November is a busy month for my family. With two birthdays and Thanksgiving, and the kids out of school for Thanksgiving break, it seemed like it would be difficult … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week 2 – Halfway There

I think the one thing I’ve learned from two weeks of NaNoWriMo is that I can’t do all my writing in one sitting. While it wasn’t unusual for me, pre-NaNo, to just do one actual writing session for the day, … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo – One Week In

Last week, I said I was going to try NaNoWriMo this month. I thought I’d check in with a progress report. So far it’s been different than I expected. I’d had a daily word count goal before, but it was … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Sunday: NaNoWriMo

Today begins National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). The goal of the month is to help writers who might be having trouble writing consistently to get into the habit. During NaNoWriMo, writers are supposed to write enough so they can complete … Continue reading

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NaNo no no no no no no!

For my writer friends out there, I’m sure you’re all aware that NaNoWriMo starts tomorrow. For the unanointed NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month, and the goal of the project is to write a 50,000 word novel in a … Continue reading

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