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. 🙂

NaNoWriMo is Over!

It happened. I survived another year of NaNoWriMo. I spent most of December 1st sleeping as I was so exhausted. Life is getting back to normal and you should see me return to a regular posting schedule. My mistake this year was completely pantsing it. All I had was a concept. It wasn’t enough to keep… Continue reading NaNoWriMo is Over!

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

Editing is Scary!

This month I’ve been busy taking an editing workshop.  It’s been a wonderful experience and has forced me outside my comfort zone.  For the past few years I’ve done NaNoWriMo and I’ve “won” more often than not. It’s given me confidence in completing a long writing endeavor and  it’s given me the courage to write and… Continue reading Editing is Scary!

December 2010

These statistics are all for short stories, poems, or contest entries. Book reviews are not included. Sales in December: 0 Rejections in December: 0 Submissions sent out in December: 0 Total stories/poems/contests pending responses: 0 Another quiet month on the writing front.  I did learn about some new (to me) flash fiction markets during the Flash Fiction/Winter Solstice… Continue reading December 2010