NaNoWriMo update: Halfway there

It’s Day 15 of National Novel Writing Month. We’re halfway through the 30-day marathon during which a half a million NaNoWriMo participants worldwide, including this one, are trying to draft a complete 50,000-word novel from scratch. So far, so good. I’ve completed nearly 25,500 words toward the goal, in 22 …

NaNoWriMo update

This just in: Today is National Novel Writing Month’s (NaNoWriMo’s) Double-Up Donation Day, when participants are encouraged to double their daily word count and to make a contribution, which will be matched, to the nonprofit that runs the program. The good news: I made a donation and encourage other WriMos …

Writing: Off to NaNoWriMo

Trick or treat! In keeping with the season, I’m facing some thrilling — and slightly scary — challenges over the next month. As I mentioned in a previous post, I’m going to jump into National Novel Writing Month, aka NaNoWriMo, again this November. Why am I doing this? Partly for …