NaNoWriMo 2011: The Aftermath…

Ok so despite a lot of things happening in November, I actually won NaNoWriMo for the first time in all of what four years participating? Fourth time lucky I guess! I am really proud of myself, it took a lot of hard graft and a final 5,500 odd word dash to the finish line on…

Nanowrimo 2011 part 2

So journal, despite the last post I made, I have an INCREDIBLE urge to start at least planning my novel. Which is fantasy. And I have never written fantasy before or made up a world completely on my own. Am I scared? Yes I am freaking out slightly… I really just want to go with…

NaNoWriMo 2011

So well it is that time of year again, and well I have not done much creatively since last year except that I am trying although dreadfully to knit. Still have not sold many of my friendship bracelets but I do aim to set myself up on etsy at some point! Anyway it is getting…

NaNoWriMo Starts Today!

Ok so blog, here is the thing. The thing that I have been planning for, the novel that is my idea, my own, my life for the next 30 days, starts today. I have attempted to do NaNo twice before and failed, but this year I will not fail. In fact I refuse to. I…

NaNo Cover Art

So it is very soon going to be time for NaNoWriMo 2010. And so far I have done some extra character profiles, and I am planning to work on some chapter/scene outlines over the next few days before it is in fact time to start writing NaNo. So as I was in a designing/creative mood…

NaNo prep Update.

Well it is getting closer and closer to the month of November. I am getting more and more excited about this years NaNo, as I feel that this is my year that I Amy Bougourd will in fact win and have a 50,000 word novel under my belt! I have never won before, and I…

20 days to go…

Yes indeed it is now 20 days to go until the 1st November and NaNo starts! I am really beginning to get excited, yet also slightly worried that I am beginning to over plan? Or if I am beginning to dislike my idea that came to me in a flash of inspiration when I was…

Nervous, much?

Well the NaNoWriMo site updated last night! And can I just say how great it is now to see the forums reset, the profiles reset and all the shiny buttons. I like shiny things… Also a very interesting forum topic on the NaNo forums was the resolutions for this years NaNo. Just thought I should…

My NaNoWriMo for 2010

Well it is near the end of September now, and then it’s October, then it is NOVEMBER. And for all you young or old as the case may be, writers out there, November can mean one thing. It is yet again that time of year that the craziness of NaNo happens! The past two Novembers…