A shout out to all you 2020 Nanoers out there!

It’s rolled around once again. November – the month writers anticipate/fear/loathe – especially those who participate in the annual National Nove Writing Month challenge, or NaNo or NaNoWriMo for short. The challenge is this: Write a 50,000 word novel in one month. Do so by putting your nose to the grindstone and throwing out your…

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Second week of the NaNo writing marathon underway

I wouldn’t usually label myself as a Couch Potato, but when it comes to assessing my level of writing commitment during the crazed marathon month of November, I suppose it would be pretty apt. As NaNoers diligently tear through 50,000 words of their first draft of their novels, I’m enthusiastically waving them on. Tucked under…

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Wishing luck to all you NaNoers!

Once again we’ve reached November, the month where crazy writers around the world embark in Marathon writing sessions under the annual National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenge. The goal? To write 50,000 words of a novel during the month, and to do so by shutting down your internal editor and allowing yourself to be overtaken…

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Are you NaNoers gearing up for November?

It’s almost that time of year again! The air starts growing crisp, the days (sadly) start getting shorter, and it’s time to remove your writer friends from your speed dial. No point in inviting them out for dinner or drinks in November because they will be glued to their seats after work taking on an…

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Hope all you NaNoers have gotten a running start

To all writers out there participating in National novel Writing month (NaNoWriMo), the annual writing marathon, here’s ¬†hoping you’ve gotten a great start to your month-long scribbling challenge. Just like a real marathon, it’s important to pace yourself and to just keep going, even if you don’t feel you’re doing as well as you should.…

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