2017 has been a lot of things. On a global and personal scale: overwhelming, challenging, harrowing. There have also been truly good things. We measure out one year on the calendar and give meaning to the passage of time. It's always swings and roundabouts. I'd like to talk about one of the things I enjoyed [...]
Yesterday was the first time in thirty days that I didn't write, and it felt weird.
It happens to me every Nano; I am overflowing with ideas that I wouldn't have any other month, which are currently of no use.
There's only one more week left. Time has both flown and dragged, NaNoWriMo (or any challenging period of time) has a way of doing that. I've got my eye on the finishing line, and I believe I'm going to make it. The thing is, to finish this, there are a lot of other things that [...]
A couple days ago I passed 10,000 words. I think I've probably eaten roughly 10,000 grams of chocolate too, and I'm ok with that. When you do NaNoWriMo the whole month of November takes on a surreal quality. You really have to wrestle to find the time not only to write, but to have a [...]
Starting over is usually met with feeling either a) afraid or b) unencumbered.
NaNoWriMo update: I think this thing has legs.