What Are Your Goals (writing or otherwise) for 2016?


I was encouraged to use NaNoWriMo to complete a rough draft to a fictional memoir I had outlined years ago and I did. I completed over 74k words in the first three weeks of November, on top of weekly blog posts to each of my websites. Continue reading What Are Your Goals (writing or otherwise) for 2016?

Rough Draft Makes for Rough Days (NaNoWriMo)

We’re a little more than halfway through NaNoWriMo. I came across the following article, posted 11/18/15 on www.deborahldixon.com, and knew it was fitting to post here to encourage my fellow NaNo’s:

How to be successful with finishing your first rough draft:

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Website Building (not a writer’s dream)


I’d much rather be typing up a story, but …

Today, 10/12/15, I purchased the domain name, set up email, updated my Twitter and FB Page accounts with contact information, and began building this WordPress site. I’ve built a blogger site, then switched that over to WordPress, so this wasn’t as much as a chore as when I previously did it. I’m really only posting this to have something here on my site, to let you know that I’m here and working on it. I appreciate your patience during this building process and will have something up soon for you to do some “real” reading.