Elements of a NaNo Novel, Week Two: Drama (Featuring Snippets!)

One full week of November has come and gone, and you know what that means? Second Week Doldrums. (Hence my first ever belated post on this blog.) I had an excellent writing day last Saturday, finally beating my all-time record of most new words written in a day, which had been 10k. I got around … Continue reading Elements of a NaNo Novel, Week Two: Drama (Featuring Snippets!)

Writer’s Block, Writing Slumps, and Burnout

The irony continues, because this particular post, while high on my list of posts I want to write, continues to be difficult in the actual getting-it-written department. The truth is that I don't have a lot of advice on how to beat writer's block. If I did, I wouldn't still be struggling through Dark and Deep revisions. If … Continue reading Writer’s Block, Writing Slumps, and Burnout