Yes, Virginia, There is a Way to Survive NaNoWriMo

I’ve been doing NaNo for several years now, and I can vouch for a few truths concerning the process. Number one: The first week you will be on fire. Take advantage of that feeling. Write like your ass really is on fire, because… Number two: Week two sort of gets sucky. You’ll be tired for …

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The Fine Art of Walking Away

I mentioned a couple of posts ago that I’d learned quite a bit since my last foray into the land of writing and publishing. One of those things I’d like to touch on today is the fine art of walking away. Now, while it’s true I walked completely away from a modestly successful career three …

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Self-Care for Writers

It seems there’s one of those big yellow books full of ideas and explanations for just about every subject under the sun, except one for those who write the books. In case you weren’t aware, all the big yellow books in circulation can be found in one place at their website HERE. While I’ve not …

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