Category: Nanowrimo

How things play out – aka, why it’s taken nearly 11 years to publish Glass Block 6

How things play out – aka, why it’s taken nearly 11 years to publish Glass Block

I’m inches from publishing my first full-length novel under my own name, and I was going to kinda let it pass without comment, and then I thought ‘I think I wanna talk about this’....

Momentum 0

Momentum

We move through our lives at a constant pace.  We can accelerate or decelerate ourselves with a limited amount of success, but the speed we do things at, at our base rate at least,...

It’s been over 20 years in coming…. 0

It’s been over 20 years in coming….

Image via Wikipedia I’m not really ready to *launch* the blog yet, as in, I’m not ready to start talking about everything that I need to, because I’m still getting a grip on the change in schedule that just, quite suddenly, dropped in my lap, but I wanted to intro myself, and say ‘hi there!’ […]

Picking up where I left off and why the site has been quiet 1

Picking up where I left off and why the site has been quiet

Image by Writing On The Mall via Flickr Ok, I know, I’m supposed to blog more than once a week, once a month, once in a blue moon, but it’s been kinda hectic lately....

Free Chapter – Glass Block 1

Free Chapter – Glass Block

Image via Wikipedia And he’s the free chapter from Glass Block – let me know what you think, and whether you like it or not.  Interested, not interested, I’d love to hear your views!...

Kai’s Nanowrimo 2009 1

Kai’s Nanowrimo 2009

Final Wordcount (verified) 117,456. Final (actual) wordcount – 122,200 Breakdown Changes – 37,895 Values – 25,909 Glass Block –  44,200 Untitled new scifi (from no series I’ve ever talked about) –  14190 Those last...

I wrote a Novel, now what? 2

I wrote a Novel, now what?

There’s a page that shows up in about a day on the Nanowrimo, that says ‘I wrote a novel, now what’.  I’d suggest checking that one out in conjunction with this one, because this...

the writer and the story can be separate – NanoWrimo day 18 1

the writer and the story can be separate – NanoWrimo day 18

I has a migraine, so, instead of being all wise, and clever and down to earth about the fact that I’m now at 55k (WOOOOO!), I thought I’d talk about something thats bothering me...

Your Wildest dreams – Nanowrimo day 17 1

Your Wildest dreams – Nanowrimo day 17

(this is a slightly different type of post – I’ve not started in on my NanoWrimo work yet) One of the biggies about the NanoWrimo is in most cases, it encourages people that aren’t...

NanoWrimo day 15&16 – looking at the selfish aspect 1

NanoWrimo day 15&16 – looking at the selfish aspect

One of the biggies that I keep hearing from the people I ML from, especially in private, about how to cope with the whole ‘selfish’ aspect of the Nanowrimo. It got me thinking about...