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NaNoWriMo Day 8: How to Survive the Next Three Weeks

When I first attempted NaNoWriMo, way back in 2008, I had never written so much in so little time. I was seventeen years old, in the middle of my final year of school, and I had only ever completed one … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 6: 25K

There’s no point hiding this fact, given that it’s on the NaNoWriMo site at the moment: I reached 25K tonight. Here’s the email the organisers sent when I updated my word count: Isn’t it glorious? I’ll admit, I’m more than … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 1: 10K or Biscuits

Yesterday, I attended the Dublin pre-NaNoWriMo meet-up, which provided an opportunity to both meet new authors, and place a bet with a couple. The stakes: reach 10,000 words on Day 1, or pay the forfeit of a packet of biscuits … Continue reading

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Planning Progress and Website Considerations

With less than a week before NaNoWriMo, I’ve been working my way through my plan, and working on some thoughts for my website. At the moment,┬áThe Marked Ones has a plan reaching 36 chapters, which is bringing it towards a … Continue reading

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Pre-NaNoWriMo Preparations

Almost every year, I contemplate participating in NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month. I get an idea for a book, take some notes, plan it a little bit, and…often nothing happens. I come to the realisation that I’m much too … Continue reading

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