Why I’m participating in NaNoWriMo

We haven’t finished NaNoWriMo yet, and I don’t want to be cocky, but I’m planning to hit the 50,000 word count. Of course I am; everyone who signs up to write a novel in November is planning to finish, aren’t they? But we’re halfway through the month and I am struggling – big time! CommittingContinue reading “Why I’m participating in NaNoWriMo”

How I’m Prepping For NaNoWriMo

I’m a NaNo virgin and to say that I’m a bit nervous about the whole thing is a complete understatement. For years, I’ve watched October and November come and go, telling myself that I should totally partake in NaNoWriMo (or National Novel Writing Month) and then watching the start of November pass me by, resigningContinue reading “How I’m Prepping For NaNoWriMo”

Sneak Peek!

My emotions at the moment are a heavily-blended mixture of excitement, nerves, tranquility and overwhelming fear. That seems impossible, but trust me, the sleepless nights that have nothing to do with my baby (nearly toddler!) are proof that it can happen. The reason for this emulsion of feelings is that I’ll be self-publishing my bookContinue reading “Sneak Peek!”

How Working From Home Has Made Me Comfortable

The other day, I did something amazing. I put on jeans. No one was coming over. I wasn’t leaving the house. No photographs were being taken. And I still put on jeans. Okay, they were jeggings. But the fact that they are skin tight and have three buttons and zip makes it more than count.Continue reading “How Working From Home Has Made Me Comfortable”