Written in Ink

Anybody Doing NaNo This Year?

It's that time of the year again. I'm on the fence because I have a lot of irons in the fire so I don't know if starting another new novel is the best idea. Yet, I feel like I could use the kick in the pants. I have found the Camps to be helpful in the past and I do have a couple rough outlines I could try.

The ever generous Chuck Wendig published this helpful blog post yesterday, in which he promises,

I’ll be here all November, and I think I’ll keep the blog posts during that time shorter and sweeter — a month’s worth of motivational boots-in-your-boothole to keep you on track and slugging away at the word count.


At the bottom are links to several of his other helpful posts about getting your writing groove on.

November is kind of a crazy month around here though. So I have to decide whether I want to spend the month looking like this:

Even though it will leave my kitchen looking like this:


And my kids like this:


Actually, who am I kidding? The house and the kids kind of always look like that. What have I got to lose, right?

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