First Week of NaNoWriMo 2013

Anyone else doing NaNoWriMo this year? I have 5982 words written so far. It seems like most everyone I know is behind on the word count this year. 🙂

Writerly Weekend

It’s almost time for NaNoWriMo and I’ll be doing it again this year. (Last year I took a break.) This past weekend was full of writerly activities to help get me pumped for it. The online speculative fiction writer’s conference, Coyote Con, returned. Saturday I attended “The End of the World – Apocalyptic Fiction”, “Gaming… Continue reading Writerly Weekend

January 2012

These statistics are all for short stories, poems, or contest entries. Book reviews are not included. Sales in January: 0 Rejections in January: 0 Submissions sent out in January: 0 Total stories/poems/contests pending responses: 1 Almost a year ago, I sent a first line submission to 50 to 1 which either got lost somewhere in email or I missed the… Continue reading January 2012

Promotion and Workshop Opportunity for Published Authors

On one of my mailing lists, Sharon Pickrel sent this out: Once again I am scheduling blogs for the Savvy Authors Learning Center page.  If you’re a published author willing to write an original blog on a subject related to writing – craft, promotion, publishing, etc. – I’m scheduling for January 3rd and forward (dates… Continue reading Promotion and Workshop Opportunity for Published Authors

ROW80 Sunday Check-in for 9/18/11

Before I get to the goals I wanted to talk about procrastination. I’m really into the habit of not writing more than writing. The other week I put some thought into my procrastination habit. Depending on the circumstances, I’m a rebellious or perfectionist procrastinator. It wasn’t until recently I picked up on my rebelliousness. For… Continue reading ROW80 Sunday Check-in for 9/18/11