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NaNoWriMo Strategies: Use a Reward System

There are three big activities for me in November. In an effort to motivate me to meet my word count I’m going to give myself a word count that I have to meet before I go to these. 8k On … Continue reading

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NaNoWirMo Strategies: The Answer is Almost Always Antagonism

There are times when I just don’t know what to write. The story is going nowhere and my characters are not keeping me interested even a little bit. This isn’t how the story started. I used to be excited about … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Strategies: What About My Blog?

This was a very important article for me to read during NaNoWriMo 2010 (When I wrote Catalyst) so I think I will share it with you. It’s all about Neil Gaiman’s gazebo. Click here to read it and then come … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Strategies: Write or Die

This is what I used last year to get through NaNoWriMo. It’s called Write or Die. I use to just do it off the website but I used it so much I just gave in and bought the desktop version. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Strategies: Start Early

I know I know. In my last post I said that starting early was cheating and I still stand by that. The 50k words you are doing for NaNoWriMo need to be written in November but what if your story … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Strategies: Get Work Done Early

This is the first time I’ve done full time school and NaNoWriMo so I’m trying to come up with as many strategies as possible. Don’t let the title of this one deceive you. I don’t plan on starting my novel … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Strategies: Picking the Right Project

I’ve been really lucky the last two NaNoWriMo’s to have really exciting stories that were bursting out of me. As loyal readers know I wrote Catalyst: Book 1 of the Ronos Trilogy for NaNoWriMo 2010 and in 2011 I wrote … Continue reading

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