• NaNoWriMo

    NaNoWriMo Update

    My word count thus far is unimpressive, but it’s still early! I’m only a few hundred words behind so I totally still have hope. ^^ News: I decided a week into NaNoWriMo to change courses. I love my current project. But since I’m not published and remain pessimistic about the whole idea, I don’t think I’m going to relax until I write a sequel. I’ve never done it before. Honestly, part of me is relieved no one wants my last book because I didn’t want to have to write its sequel. (Isn’t that awful!) Well, I’m not going to run from it anymore. Seriously, this sequel is literally hanging over…

  • NaNoWriMo,  Tips

    NaNoWriMo

      I was going to make this post about horror movies, but…I changed my mind. Instead I want to talk about NaNoWriMo also known as National Novel Writing Month<————— I got a T-Shirt! I can’t wait to wear it. ^^  50,000 words in on month may seem like a lot. But lets break it down, shall we? That’s approximately 1667 words a day. For me, this translates to just under 2 hours on a good day. Is two hours a days a realistic goal? Yes.Since I’ve been getting up earlier, I have three extra hours built in to every day. So here are some tips on how you can manage…

  • Gadgets,  NaNoWriMo

    iPad Mini!!!

    My second love in life…Gadgets! There are a few things I geek out over….my writing, skin care products (like, really!), vampires, good movie franchises, some anime/manga, good books (any genre), Harry Potter anything…but the cherry on the top of that list is gadgets! I love my iPad. It’s made of wonderful. HOWever…it’s a little big. And as someone with smallish hands, holding a 10 inch tablet takes some maneuvering at times, especially if I’m lying down. There’s always the risk that I’ll drop it on my face. This is also a great opportunity for me to get a GB upgrade. I’m kind of a pack rat when it comes to…