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Starting My Novel Over

During November when I participated in NaNoWriMo, I felt like I was on a roll – each chapter ending on a pleasing word count. Unfortunately, this was through my last weeks of the school year, which were the most intense and stressful I’ve had yet. I worked on my novel instead of homework – major assignments and test revision which would impact my grades more than anything – and I daydreamed about my characters in class instead of taking notes.

In one of the final weeks of school, I realised there was no way I could keep going on like that, and I had to put my novel aside to knuckle down on some school work. This unfortunately sapped me of any motivation I had to do anything, let alone write another 25,000 words, so the story fell unfinished and without much work until about mid-December, when I decided to edit what I had before going ahead with the rest. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on January 27, 2014 in Angelic, My Writing


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NaNoWriMo 2013

This year, for the first time, I’m participating in the National Novel Writing Month. I’ll be putting Maudlin aside for the time being (although I’ll be working on it up until November) and start writing my YA novel Angel. You can follow my progress here, and become a writing buddy if you’re participating, too!

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Posted by on October 13, 2013 in My Writing


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