Updated from the NaNo Trenches
November, 2019, Writing Report
My monthly writing report for November, 2019
50,000 words in thirty days is tough for anyone. Here are some of the things that helped me succeed at the NaNoWriMo challenge this year.
3:30 is Bullshit
Wherein I explain why I get up at 3:30 most days to write, and what I REALLY think about that.
October, 2019, Writing Report
My writing report for October, 2019
September, 2019, Writing Report
My monthly writing report for September, 2019.
November, 2018, Report
Ah, November. You have been both cruel and a delight. The cruelness comes from two fronts: the house is hating us right now and springing leaks from every pipe; and Netflix/Marvel are canceling my favorite shows. Granted, the former is more important than the latter, entertainment is just… entertainment. There are plenty more sources of…
Now that my morning writing activities have ended (I may add more words later; winter weather has arrived early and the sloppy, icy mess has me working from home today), I thought I’d look at where things stand on my efforts this month and with Nano: November Totals: Words Written – 25,461 Average per day…
Mooching the Pitch
Before I get too deep into this post, I’d like to give a shout out to Anthony “The Mooch” “Joffrey Baratheon” Scaramucci. The man really does define the term “douche bag” in ways that the 80’s would be proud off, from the expensive haircut, the million dollar dental work, the frat-boy asshat entitled attitude, all…
National Kicking Back and Taking it Easy Month
It’s NaNoWriMo time, and the forums and chat waves are rife with writers who plan to finish their masterpiece novel of American literature in thirty short days. I’ve done National Novel Writers Month myself and found it… generated mixed results for me. The positive: I wrote a novel! Yeah me! I write my 50,000 word…