I’ve won the NaNoWriMo battle . . . time to celebrate?

They say slow and steady wins the race, and they’re right. After struggling several times, I’ve finished my first National Novel Writing Month! I couldn’t have done it without all the wonderful comments from my fellow bloggers (psst that’s you)! I’d like to thank my Word War buddies CA Marshall, Shelley Watters, Erica Chapman, […]

A time for thanks . . . and that NaNo thing

Today’s coffee is a home-brewed hazelnut blend, and it’s totally putting me into the mood for Thanksgiving. As I prepare to bake a dozen pies today (I’m the pie lady in my family), my thoughts are on the people I’m thankful for and who my life wouldn’t be as special without.

Not only […]

Still writing . . . until my fingers bleed . . . and now a new face . . .

I’ve been drinking pot after pot of coffee, and I still don’t have any energy lately. So right now I’m drinking a Keva Juice with some sort of miracle energizer additive in the hopes that I can speed write today. NaNoWriMo is kicking my butt. Per the status on the site, if I keep […]

The Ticking Clock … and other ticks

I’ve had so much coffee this morning that the words on the page are speeding by. First off, I had an awesome Carmel Dulce at Satellite Cafe, which I got from their drive-through on my way to pick up my mother. I had to take her in for a procedure, and since she […]

Ummm . . . NaNo

Today’s coffee is still out of the pot but without creamer because I forgot to get some yesterday. It’s the start of day five for NaNoWriMo, and I’m on schedule at 8k plus words written. Though what I have will take like seven little men polishing for hours upon hours and whistling while they work […]

Writing Space Blogfest and First day of NaNoWriMo

Today’s coffee is just straight from the pot. That’s how it’ll be most of NaNoWriMo because I’ll be stuck at my desk writing. To kick off the first day of NaNoWriMo, Summer over at …and this time, concentrate! blog is hosting the Writing Space Blogfest “–in which we all share photos of our writing spaces, […]