NaNoWriMo · Personal Writing

Reaping the Rewards of Rebellion

So NaNoWriMo began today (wait, where did October go?) and like great swaths of the blogosphere, I am once again trying my hand at penning the Great American… Short Story Collection. Yeah, oops. While I respect those WriMos who personally hold the “novel” part of National Novel Writing Month as sacrosanct, I’ve had fifteen years… Continue reading Reaping the Rewards of Rebellion

Meta-Writing · NaNoWriMo

The Highest Aspiration?

It’s nearly mid-October, and the hardcore NaNo Fiends - and if I'm being honest, I have to count myself amongst them - are gearing up for the November run of NaNoWriMo. I love NaNoWriMo.  I've written about it extensively, chronicled fairly painstakingly my experiences with it the last two years, offered advice, reflected, pondered, and… Continue reading The Highest Aspiration?