NaNoWriMo16: Final Update

NaNoWriMo16: Final Update

At 7:08 a.m., I finished my NaNoWriMo manuscript at 51k. I won't say it was easy because it wasn't. My wrist was giving out towards the end from typing as much and as fast as I was for those last 9k words. But damn, did that last bit need to be written! I don't think [...]

WiPW – NaNo Edition: Featuring Dominika — Clockwork Clouds

I wrote a guest post about NaNoWriMo over on Clockwork Clouds' WiPW today. ♥ Thanks to Shaun for the fun opportunity! So, it’s midway through November, and it’s Work in Progress Wednesday (WiPW), so what could you want more than a motivational guest post from someone who is not only taking part in NaNoWriMo 2016 but [...]

Ironic Update – NaNo15

Day 13 of NaNoWriMo. Current Word Count: 20,621. Ah, irony. I had a feeling that this would happen immediately after I post a list about increasing word count, lol. So, it's nearly the half-way point and I'm behind on my word count and I hesitated blogging about it because of the awkward timing, but these [...]

Tips and Tricks to Increasing Word Count – NaNo15

Inspired by NaNoWriMo. I didn't reference anything for this, just wrote my own experience, so I'm sure there is overlap with other lists out there. Anyways, here are my most used Tips and Tricks to Increasing Word Count on my NaNo Manuscript. Write Dialogue between 2-3 characters. Whenever I start writing dialogue, the characters often [...]

Planning – NaNo’15

Day -05 (until) NaNoWriMo. In true fashion to using NaNo for my own devices as a writer, I tend to set my own restrictions and rules. So part of my prep is defining what I'm, specifically, going to be doing in November. Questions: How many words to reach by November 30?  A. 75,000 words. Will [...]