On failing NaNoWriMo (or a different kind of pep talk)

It's early days yet in November, and my social media feeds are peppered with enthusiastic updates of word counts and NaNoWriMo goals. As a writer who is motivated by a little healthy competition and deadlines, I love NaNoWriMo--it's exhilarating to watch your word count climb each day, eventually meeting (possibly outpacing) the charted graph on … Continue reading On failing NaNoWriMo (or a different kind of pep talk)