General, writing

Camp NaNoWriMo

Three months a year, NaNoWriMo hosts a writing event. For the regularly scheduled NaNoWriMo in November, the goal is set at a solid fifty-thousand words within thirty-days. For the two Camp events in April and July, you have the option of setting your own goal. Because I have such a bad habit of start ten… Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo

Exercises, Stories

Setting Up a Challenge

With the last few days of March approaching, I've been looking towards things I want to do for April. Because I have a tendency to get distracted by new ideas, I'm trying to limit myself to three new project months a year. That should be April, July and November. These nicely sync up with the… Continue reading Setting Up a Challenge

General, Stories, writing

Preparing for a Writing Challenge

With the approach of October comes the approach of one of my favorite seasons. You're not wrong if your first thought is 'fall' but in this case, I mean NaNo season. Officially, NaNoWriMo happens through the month of November, but October is often taken as NaNoPrep--which I fully support and highly encourage. Like any sports… Continue reading Preparing for a Writing Challenge