NaNoWriMo Update – The Shirt is a Lie

Technically I did not win NaNoWriMo 2021, this is really a participation trophy, lol. After my relatively strong start I never did rally after burning out at the start of the third week. My final word count for November is 30, 073. Which honestly is still pretty good for me to write in one month. […]

NaNoWriMo Update – Crash & Burn

In my last post I’d been optimistic about making it through week three of NaNoWriMo after really struggling through week two. I think I might have jinxed myself. My normal day job has been extremely busy the last couple weeks. At the start of the month I got a pretty big promotion which I’m really […]

NaNoWriMo Update – Midway Through!

Officially at the midway point of NaNoWriMo 2021! This week was tough, not going to lie. The first week started off great. I’d already been bouncing around several scenes in my head so I wrote the first two chapters and the first half of the third chapter quickly. Things started to slow down a bit […]

NaNoWriMo Update + Writing Style

I’ve survived the first week of NaNoWriMo! Not going to lie, it’s been pretty hard. Since I have a normal 9am-5pm job I can only write during the night on weekdays. I also have several other responsibilities outside of writing that have to be done as well. So spending two-three hours a night writing on […]


It’s November which means it’s time for NaNoWriMo! For those who have never heard of National Novel Writing Month  (NaNoWriMo for short) it’s an annual write-a-thon that takes place every year in November. The goal is to write 50,000 words a month, roughly 1,667 words per day. It’s a lot. It’s especially a lot for […]