Category Archives: NaNoWriMo

Edit-either and Edit-or

Back at work today, everything feels surreal and wrong. It’s interesting to work in a job where a new year means a completely clean slate. It’s almost enough to bleed over into other parts of my life. Almost. That being … Continue reading

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When we look at the world, we are hallucinating all the time

I’ve got burnout. I was hoping the mania induced by VP and WFC would carry me through to the end of the year, but the hyper-productivity that persisted through the end of NaNo has failed me, and until a few … Continue reading

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Serve me the sky with a big slice of lemon

Three out of four ain’t bad. I’m referring, of course, to National Novel Writing Month. It’s kind of strange to look back on how different each of my NaNoWriMos have been. My life and the way I approach writing has … Continue reading

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You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have…

I had a goal for my business trip to stay on top of my wordcount for NaNoWriMo. I have always been traveling in November, when the yearly madness takes place, and I have never once managed to stay caught up. … Continue reading

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I like the way your butt looks in that chair

It’s National Novel Writing Month and since I still have a strong desire to do ALL the things, I’m doing it for a fourth year in a row. But there’s added difficulty: I’m in Chicago on a business trip until Tuesday … Continue reading

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