fiction writing / nanowrimo / writing

happy nanowrimo!

yep, it’s a thing. november is national novel writing month. a fiction-writing friend hipped me to it and apparently it’s a pretty big deal. the point of nanowrimo is to finish a novel in thirty days. check out their website at nanowrimo.org. i don’t write fiction. in fact, i find it really intimidating. creating EVERYTHING (characters, setting, plot, … Continue reading

blogging / inspiration / self-confidence / writing

i got something to say, damn it!

yesterday, on Halloween night, something scary happened. for the first time since i started blogging, i panicked. i had nothing to write about. nothing. i could have rambled on about the terrible commute i had both to and from work in the aftermath of Sandy (which was a minor inconvenience compared to what so many others went through, and are currently … Continue reading