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NaNoWriMo 2021 Final Report

NaNoWriMo 2021 Final Report

NaNoWriMo ends today, and I’m sure at least some of you are wondering how I did. Was I successful? Did I write 50,000 words in a month? Unfortunately, no. No, I did not. Some might consider that a failure. For a little while, I certainly did. However, a major goal I had with NaNoWriMo 2021 was just to write something again. Hitting that 50,000-word goal would have been nice, but that wasn’t the whole point of this exercise. The point…

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NaNoWriMo and Why I’m Doing It

NaNoWriMo and Why I’m Doing It

Some of you may have noticed that it has been fairly quiet over here on this blog over the past couple of weeks. This is mainly because I made the perhaps questionable decision to participate in Nation Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, this year after not participating in it for eight years. To be honest, it’s a decision that I’m still questioning even now. At one point in my life, I wanted to be a writer. I devoured a lot…

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