November means NaNoWriMo!

Posted Posted in Creativity, nanowrimo, Novel, Storytelling, Writing

November means Nanowrimo. National Novel Writing Month. The time when I write 50000 words in 30 days. Which isn’t novel length, and the length isn’t the only thing that’s different. I really look forward to November. It’s just after my birthday, just before Christmas and it’s usually cold. So when I discovered Nano many of […]

NaNoWriMo 2014 – What I got from completing National Novel Writing Month

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So it’s the end of November and how did I do at National Novel Writing Month? Well, I won. I sat down and typed words every day in November. I also wrote some short stories in November, but didn’t include these in my word count, as wanted to stay true to the ‘novel’ aspect of […]

Different words required…

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Ten days into NaNoWriMo and I’m still on target. Even better, just getting the words onto the page has allowed me time to really think about the plot, and make a few changes. I’ve decided that one of the strands of my novel needs a different, less formal voice but I won’t be thinking about […]

November means Nanowrimo

Posted Posted in nanowrimo, New Year, Novel, Stories, Storytelling

November means Nanowrimo. National Novel Writing Month. The time when I write 50000 words in 30 days. Which isn’t novel length, and the length isn’t the only thing that’s different. I really look forward to November. It’s just after my birthday, just before Christmas and it’s usually cold. So when I discovered Nano many of […]