CampNaNoWriMo, NaNoWriMo, Writing

Why (& how) I’m attempting to tackle #CampNaNoWriMo with no time and no ideas

National Novel Writing Month (#NaNoWriMo for short) takes place every November, and the aim is to write 50,000 words throughout the month. 50,000 words is about the same length as The Great Gatsby, so arguably you’ve produced a novel in a month, hence the name. I’ve taken part a couple of times, and won back… Read More Why (& how) I’m attempting to tackle #CampNaNoWriMo with no time and no ideas

NaNoWriMo, Writing

6 weeks to NaNoWriMo: AKA how to not give up before you even get going

So, there are 6 weeks until NaNoWriMo 2016 which means it’s beginning to seriously invade my thoughts and my sensible-brain is warring with my impulsive-brain incessantly about whether or not to sign up.  I’ve successfully completed NaNoWriMo once, back in 2011 and I’m really hoping to make 2016 a second successful year, although my circumstances… Read More 6 weeks to NaNoWriMo: AKA how to not give up before you even get going