NaNoWriMo Log #4: Finale

This is a weekly log as I attempt to take on NaNoWriMo during November 2020. NaNoWriMo is a yearly writing challenge that dares writers to write 50,000 words (a novel) in a month. In these logs, I’ll discuss the ups and downs of my writing process: Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Featured image by RF._.studio from Pexels When I initially wrote the outline for my NaNo novel, I had a vague...

NaNoWriMo Log #3: I Won, Sort Of

This is a weekly log as I attempt to take on NaNoWriMo during November 2020. NaNoWriMo is a yearly writing challenge that dares writers to write 50,000 words (a novel) in a month. In these logs, I’ll discuss the ups and downs of my writing process: Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Featured image by Tima Miroshnichenko from Pexels It’s time to pop champagne like Jim Jones and Ron Browz....

NaNoWriMo Log #2: Week 2 Blues

This is a weekly log as I attempt to take on NaNoWriMo during November 2020. NaNoWriMo is a yearly writing challenge that dares writers to write 50,000 words (a novel) in a month. In these logs, I’ll discuss the ups and downs of my writing process: Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Featured image by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels I spent most of Week 2 exploring the possibilities of my...

NaNoWriMo Log #1: The Anxiety of Starting

This is a weekly log as I attempt to take on NaNoWriMo during November 2020. NaNoWriMo is a yearly writing challenge that dares writers to write 50,000 words (a novel) in a month. In these logs, I’ll discuss the ups and downs of my writing process: Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Featured image by RF._.studio from Pexels The Anxiety of Starting Waking up on November 1st, I was an anxious...

The Anatomy of Story | Review

In preparation for NaNoWriMo, I’m reading writing craft books to help me prepare for the treacherous journey of writing 50,000 words in 30 days. The first one on my list was The Anatomy of Story by John Truby. Now that I’ve finished reading, I’m coming to y’all with a The Anatomy of Story review to let y’all know whether it’s worth your time. Who is John Truby? John Truby is a...