nanowrimo · Progress update

NaNoWriMo: Week Two Progress Update Plus Motivational Cat Photos

Guys, I’m still doing it! It’s the end of week two and I am still keeping up with this crazy challenge and I’m actually even doing pretty well! I just finished writing for this evening and my word count is at 26,425 with plans to crack 30k on Wednesday! Can you tell from all these… Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Week Two Progress Update Plus Motivational Cat Photos

nanowrimo · Writing process · Writing resources

How I’m Prepping for my First Ever NaNoWriMo: Resource List and Character Sheet Downloadable

So a couple of week ago I mentioned to you guys that I was thinking of attempting a slightly scaled-down NaNo where I would try to write a few short stories and make up maybe 30,000 words. Well since then I took a trip to Canterbury with my boyfriend and had kind of a half-baked… Continue reading How I’m Prepping for my First Ever NaNoWriMo: Resource List and Character Sheet Downloadable

Favourites · Finding inspiration

Finding Inspiration: Vladimir Nabokov

I just finished reading “The Real Life of Sebastian Knight” and I was reminded again why Nabokov is one of my favourite writers. I first read an extract from “Lolita” in Sixth Form and I couldn’t quite wrap my head around it but something in the language fascinated me: the type of writing that makes… Continue reading Finding Inspiration: Vladimir Nabokov