It’s October, which means NaNoWriMo planning is well underway for lots of people internationally. If you’re considering taking part, I’d definitely recommend it. It can feel extremely overwhelming, but the reward at the end of it makes it so worth it. When it came to planning NaNoWriMo in my first year, I wanted to know everything I […]
It’s been a while since I’ve talked about my love for writing on this blog, hasn’t it? It was one of the main reasons I started this blog in the first place, something I’ve only really mentioned once in a blog post you can read here. For a little bit of backstory, I started writing […]
Despite the amount of disbelief that I had in achieving 50,000 words in the entire month in November due to college commitments and social engagements I couldn’t (and didn’t want to) cancel, I managed to reach the 50,000-word goal ridiculously quickly. I’m even more surprised by this because, as I did last year, I fell into the second week slump that every NaNo-er, I’m sure, can relate to, where putting words onto the screen in front of me was painful.
I think I should start by explaining what NaNoWriMo is, for those of you who aren’t aware. In short, it is an international competition where writers from all over the world come together and attempt to write 50,000 words throughout the month of November.