Getting Personal #246: Camp NaNoWriMo April 2021 Recap

Welcome back! Here’s my recap of Camp NaNoWriMo April 2021. This was my seventh Camp NaNoWriMo session. I did participate last July, but I did not write a recap post. I was mentally burned out last fall, so I skipped NaNoWriMo 2020 in November. As of April 1, 2021, I had 44,617 words written. Original […]

Getting Personal #209: Camp NaNoWriMo April 2020 Recap

This was my fifth Camp NaNoWriMo session! This Camp session was different. After getting valuable feedback from my two main readers of my first draft of “Experiences From Camp,” I knew it was time to start the first round of editing. Original word count: 51,960 words (161 pages) On April 1, I printed out my […]

Getting Personal #177: Camp NaNoWriMo July 2019 Recap

This was my fourth Camp NaNoWriMo session! I wanted to give my 2014 WIP, tentatively titled “Discussion of Differences,” some attention this round. It was a bit painful, recognizing the influences that one of my ex-friends had on this particular work. However, I pushed through the pain and awkwardness, and made decent progress! Goal: Write […]

Getting Personal #120: Camp NaNoWriMo April 2018 Recap

I was inspired to write this post from my friend Madi Grace! Here are the links to her Camp NaNoWriMo 2017 recaps: April Camp NaNoWriMo 2017 Recap Camp NaNoWriMo July 2017 Recap Here are the links to my posts where I mentioned Camp NaNoWriMo, and announced my decision to participate for the very first time: […]

Getting Personal #111: Camp NaNoWriMo

I’m so excited to say that I will be a camper at Camp NaNoWriMo this year, for the very first time! What is Camp NaNoWriMo, you ask? Well, NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month, which is typically held in November of every year. However, there are camp sessions, too! You can be placed in […]

Tag #90: The NaNoWriMo Tag

Here’s the link to the original post: NaNoWriMo 2019 and The NaNoWriMo Tag 1. How many times have you participated in NaNoWriMo? How many times have you won? This will be my ninth NaNoWriMo. I have participated in five NaNoWriMo sessions in November (2012, 2013, 2014, 2018, and 2019). I have also participated in four […]