I’m definitely more of an Architect than a Gardener — but at what cost? After some agonising introspection, I’ve decided to deviate from my meticulous lists and start a brand new novella for Camp NaNoWriMo this month. For a serial planner that hasn’t pantsed her way through a story in years, it’s going to be quite the challenge! Wish me luck… I’m going to need it.
On finding the light in the darkness… my Covid-19 scare, hilariously turbulent flight, and dogged determination to keep writing. If you’re in the midst of a quarantine writing slump or just need a good laugh to brighten your day, here’s a blog post that hopes to do just that!
It’s that time of year again! Only three days to go before writers all over the world sink into a semi-caffeinated, perpetually frazzled state. Here are three books that have helped me deal with pre-NaNoWriMo anxiety, plus a personal progress update that no one wants to read.