Skeletons and Such

I finished my novel for NaNoWriMo — sort of. I hit the 42,000 word mark and was settling into write the end, but it just wasn’t gelling for me. When I start a novel, I always know what the first and last sentences will convey to the reader. Not with this book. As you’ve read in my previous posts, this …

NaNoWriMo and Self Care

Okay, so It’s┬áNovember 19th and I’m 35,000 words into the novel I’ve undertaken to write this month. It’s coming along very well, and if things go as planned — ha! — I should have my 50,000 words completed by the end of the month. That’s a big IF. In addition to the forced productivity, NaNoWriMo has given me a few …