2016 · 2016/01 · Vignette

Unsent Letter #3

Do you know what sucks? Feeling like I’ve never been closer to someone than I am to you – knowing it will never be less than an ocean apart. Wanting to tell you how much I hurt – holding back because I don’t want to burden you. Giving all I have ever been and all… Continue reading Unsent Letter #3

2016 · 2016/01 · NaJoWriMo · NaJoWriMo 2016/01

NaJoWriMo 01/01/2016: What inspires me

It being the new and all, I decided to participate in NaJoWriMo for the second time (after last October) to start the year with regular writing. The theme this month is Journalling for Personal Growth and achieving Goals. Today’s prompt is to consider what inspires and motivates me, what makes me feel creative, and what reinvigorates… Continue reading NaJoWriMo 01/01/2016: What inspires me

2015 · 2015/11 · NaNoWriMo · NaNoWriMo 2015

NaNoWriMo 30/11/2015: End of NaNoWriMo 2015!

It is the 30th of November 2015 which meant it is the end of this year’s National Novel Writing Month. It was the first year that I signed up to participate, and I am oh so very proud to announce that I bloody did it! I wrote 50,078 words (this is what I see in… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 30/11/2015: End of NaNoWriMo 2015!

2015 · 2015/11 · NaNoWriMo · NaNoWriMo 2015

NaNoWriMo 23/11/2015: Method in madness

DAY 23: “Though this be madness, yet there is method in’t.” Shakespeare Overview: Busy busy day, but I sneaked some words in. Or out. Suggested word count: 40,000 Actual word count: 46,079 Today’s contribution: 717 Satisfaction: 7/10 Progress: I had a long day and eventually got home after 11pm from a screening of Hamlet. Three and a half… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 23/11/2015: Method in madness

2015 · 2015/11 · NaNoWriMo · NaNoWriMo 2015

NaNoWriMo 22/11/2015: So close

DAY 22: “Adversity is the first path to truth.” Lord Byron Overview: Oh so close. And oh so tired. Suggested word count: 36,667 Actual word count: 45,362 Today’s contribution: 2,176 Satisfaction: 9/10 Progress: It’s the beginning of Week 4 and it feels exactly like that. I am tired of opening up the same document every day, scrolling… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 22/11/2015: So close

2015 · 2015/11 · NaNoWriMo · NaNoWriMo 2015

NaNoWriMo 21/11/2015: End of Week 3!

DAY 21: “Let me be brave. Let me be brave.” Clara Oswald Overview: #TraumatisedByDoctorWho Suggested word count: 35,000 Actual word count: 43,186 Today’s contribution: 2,354 Satisfaction: 9/10 Progress: The ‘not much planned for’ Saturday resulted in getting home after 6pm, wasting time until 8.10 when my guilty pleasure started, with the plan of writing afterwards for… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 21/11/2015: End of Week 3!