Camp NaNoWriMo: April 2016

Camp NaNoWriMo begins on the 1st of April, which means I'm going to be MIA for the next month while I attempt to write 50 000 words towards my Pushing Boundaries manuscript, a project I plan to have finished writing, edited and ready for publishing by the end of the University semester (I'm hoping for … Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo: April 2016

NaNoWriMo 2015: Success or Failure?

On a scale of 1 (worst) to 10 (best), how did the book turn out? Did anything defy your expectations? Probably a 5, I'm a little meh about the whole thing to be honest, I should have taken a day out to properly plan my novel, I was meant to write a basic outline but … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2015: Success or Failure?

NaNoWriMo 2015: Week 1 Overview

This week I have really struggled to get my word counts down, I was aiming to do two thousand words a day but I'm barely managing to get one thousand eight hundred words a day, which I know is better than no words at all but it's a little disappointing as last year I was … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2015: Week 1 Overview

NaNoWriMo 2015: The Beautiful Books

How did you come up with the idea for your novel, and how long have you had the idea? I came up with the idea of this Novel a while ago. The idea process is a little complicated, so please have patience with me. The novel idea in question being a journalist that solves crimes … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2015: The Beautiful Books

NaNoWriMo Preperation: The Last Damn Minute

Yeah... You know that saying that if it wasn't for the last minute nothing would get done? Well I starting to suspect I'm the living embodiment of that expression. The NaNoWriMo Checklist: How are you feeling right now? On the Outside: On the inside: Do you have snacks? Yes, I have, I have salted nut … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Preperation: The Last Damn Minute

The Pretender

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBjQ9tuuTJQ I was over my father and sister's house for my father's birthday and naturally the usual questions are asked, such as "what have you been doing?" and "have you finished that first draft yet?", looking for a way to cast my family's focus away from me and my lack there of writing accomplishments, I … Continue reading The Pretender

Procrastination

The amazing K. A. Cook has decided to launch a long awaited Novel The Stillwater Files: Asylum. Please go check it out The Melbourne Writer's Festival is occurring, a program is available for those interested in attending any events. I'm thinking of checking out: ~Seminar: Self-publishing Blueprint ~Seminar: Breaking into Romance Yeah... I have an … Continue reading Procrastination