NaNoWriMo is Approaching

imagesI felt an irresistible urge to write today while I was at work. I pulled my notebook and pen out of my purse and set it next to my water bottle on the bar. Now since I wasn’t being paid to write, I didn’t, but having the notebook there, ready, got the ideas flowing.

I happened to be grinding the pepper mill over a woman’s warm goat cheese salad when it occurred to me that next month is November. That means it is once again time for National Novel Writing Month. I have personally never taken part in it before but have always thought about it.

I’m not entirely sure how other writers go about preparing for this, but I’ve got a story forming in my mind, and characters coming into view. I’ve got a couple weeks to prepare for this challenge that lies ahead, and boy, am I excited!

Have you taken part in NaNoWriMo before? How did it go?


7 thoughts on “NaNoWriMo is Approaching

  1. I’ve done NaNo several times, and it’s a great event. The community and support is amazing, and if you approach it the right way–looking for a draft to work with, not an end result–getting the words on paper doesn’t have to be as worrisome, time-consuming, or difficult as some people make it. Good luck with your first NaNo!

    (Btw, your header image is brilliant!)

What did you think? I'd love to hear from you!

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s