This is the first time that I have written a Sci Fi novel. Let’s say it’s the first time I’ve written an original, because [technically] I have written within the … Continue reading NaNoWriMo | Peek
A writer. A reader. A lover of words. The desire to write has been upon me since I can remember. As a child I would get together with my siblings and create impromptu plays. Or we would play imaginary adventures in our walnut tree or stranded old bus on our 30-acre homestead in Oregon. Novels didn't blossom until I was 16. A shy teen viewed as an outsider, I lived through my characters. There was so much depth of emotion to experience through them! Because of my adventures through my characters, my brain sees more facets of possibilities, and I'm more certain of my identity. I like who I am and enjoy the challenge in creating the perfect story for the characters sitting in the back stage of my imagination.
Yesterday I stayed up until after 11:30 p.m. to make certain I hit the targeted word-count of at least 1,667 for NaNoWriMo. It felt like pulling teeth, for the most … Continue reading NaNoWriMore?
Five years ago I participated [and won] my 6th consecutive NaNoWriMo. Now I’m back and feeling a bit intimated, but not nearly as terrified as I thought I would considering … Continue reading Enter NaNoWriMo