NaNoWriMo - Should You Quit?

NaNoWriMo - Should You Quit?

Today is Day Nineteen of NaNoWriMo. By this point, in order to be on track, a person must have written at least 31,673 words. This is also usually around the time where writers either have finished writing 50k words, are over the highway mark and are cautiously optimistic, or are wallowing in despair because they're behind and there's no way they can catch up with Thanksgiving looming on the horizon. 

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Four Tips to Achieve a Reasonable Writing/Life Balance

Four Tips to Achieve a Reasonable Writing/Life Balance

We are now on day twelve of NaNoWriMo. How is your word count going? Last night I managed to hit the twenty-five thousand word mark, so I'm feeling pretty proud of myself. (I also have an idea for a new WIP using the epistolary genre that I've never seen done before that I want to try, but I'm trying to make myself focus on just one WIP at a time. #writingstruggles) 

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My NaNoWriMo Project and Epistolary Fiction

My NaNoWriMo Project and Epistolary Fiction

Raven Larson is 25 years old, late on her rent, the unwilling pet parent of a husky named Milo, and praying to God that the electric company doesn't turn off her lights.

Fired, dumped, and feeling depressed she turns to blogging to keep her mind off her failed job interviews (five and counting). Trying to hold on to the lifestyle she once had, she starts selling off her designer handbags and shoes that Milo hasn't chewed or ruined while desperately hoping she can keep it all together and show her parents, and the world, that she is a stable young adult.

As bills go unpaid, bill collectors call more often, and her landlord threatens to evict her can Raven keep it all together?

Told through text messages, emails, blog posts, and voicemails can Raven Larson manage to get it together before everything comes crashing down around her?

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