I Am the Tortoise…

I’ve been on Wattpad 6 months now, and I can hardly believe how much has happened in those 6 months.   From my summer resolution to write every day – and the decision to join Wattpad on a whim as part of that – has grown something AMAZING. Am I super-successful and making a living…

I Finished NaNoWriMo!

I completed my 50,000 words and submitted it with literally ONE MINUTE to spare. I wrote more than 13,000 words over the past two days, and as the clock approached midnight, my fingers were flying.  I wasn’t sure I’d make it, but I did.  Just barely.   I hit 50,003 words, submitted it, then came…

What I Learned from NaNoWriMo

This year was my first attempt at NaNoWriMo.   For the first few days, it rocked!  But then, I hit a snag: I hadn’t had time to outline very much beforehand, so the story got away from me.  It sped off down a crazy detour and then sputtered to a stop completely.   I wasn’t…