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Final NaNoWriMo Thoughts!

I won! I won the challenge!! This month (November) I competed in the National Novel Writing Challenge to write 50,000 words in one month. Writing is my passion, and for so long I have been wanting to write a book but have been sidetracked and tired and “didn’t have enough time” (my own words!) Well, for the longest time, I have been watching NaNoWriMo from the sidelines, seeing all my favorite bloggers and youtubers compete. This year, I decided that...

NaNoWriMo

November is coming up quickly and with it approaching comes my start date of Nanowrimo. For those of you who don’t know, Nanowrimo stands for National Novel Writing Month. This is a competition against yourself to write about 1500 words a day and end up with 50,000 words/a novel. This is my first time actually participating in it, before I always admired from afar. But now I am ready to push myself to my limits and put a deadline and...

Journaling

Writing is my passion. It is something I want to pursue in my life as a career, but a lot of my writing takes its form in journaling. Lots of people count words or minutes to quantify their writing. As long as I wrote that day, it was a success. The last thing you want is to make writing feel like a chore. When allow yourself freedom to write without judgement or criticism is when the best words emerge. Journaling is...