NaNoWriMo 2014: not quite ready yet

Yes, my wonderful readers, it’s that time of year again… Yes, November is almost upon us, which means National Novel Writing Month!  And I am nowhere near ready. I at least have a plan.  I’m rewriting an old novel entirely, the novel that earned me my first NaNoWriMo win – previously known as Love, Lies, and Sand, it’s been renamed as Caught Between and so far I have three chapters planned out.  Three. … Read more NaNoWriMo 2014: not quite ready yet

Camp NaNoWriMo: Noveling when when it’s bright out!

For those of you who’ve known me for a while, you know that every November I drop everything and attempt to write a novel as part of National Novel Writing Month.  There’s something about spending the long, dark, chilly nights curled up in my computer chair, typing furiously to capture every detail of a story before the plot bunnies interfere.  Some years turned out better than others, especially 2010 and 2011, … Read more Camp NaNoWriMo: Noveling when when it’s bright out!