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Nano Day 15 Check-In // 7 Tips for Getting Un-Stuck

Hello everyone! Wow, is it me or does this moment feel... surreal!? On one hand, I canNOT believe that we are already halfway through November, because it felt just like yesterday when I was still telling everyone how excited and nervous I was for Nanowrimo to start! On the other hand, I felt like it's… Continue reading Nano Day 15 Check-In // 7 Tips for Getting Un-Stuck

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The Nanowrimo Survival and Self-Care Guide

Hello everyone! How is it going!? Can you guys believe that Nanowrimo is just THREE days away!? (And that's counting today!!!) Who is SUPER excited right now!? Who is freaking out!??! Safe to say, I'm a bit of both! My novel is all snowflaked out (as some of you guys may know, I recently began… Continue reading The Nanowrimo Survival and Self-Care Guide

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6 Steps to Crafting Memorable Characters

Hello everyone! Can you all believe that we have half a month left until Nanowrimo!? Who is freaking out right now?! *Raises hand* Because I just finished Shapeshifter early October, I am a bit late in prepping for my next Nanowrimo novel. I love my new idea, it's different and ambitious and I can't wait… Continue reading 6 Steps to Crafting Memorable Characters

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8 Tips for Writing a Novel (for busy people)

Hey everyone! Did everyone notice that it's October!? DO YOU KNOW WHAT THAT MEANS!? Oc·to·ber äkˈtōbər/ noun the tenth month of the year; also known as Preptober, the month when writers begin to freak out about their writing projects for the National Novel Writing Month. I've heard from many of you who are doing Nanowrimo this… Continue reading 8 Tips for Writing a Novel (for busy people)

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Pros and Cons of Outlining a Novel using the Snowflake Method

Hello everyone! How are you all doing? As some of you know, I've been plotting my novel using the Snowflake Method (about 95% done). Since Camp Nano is coming up in July, I thought that it would be a good opportunity to share my experience with this method! A few disclaimers before we start: You'll… Continue reading Pros and Cons of Outlining a Novel using the Snowflake Method