Being realistic

I know I will not complete the NaNoWriMo challenge. Even if I would take 3 days off of work and cut on sleep, I will not get there. It is fine. I will write as much as I can until the 30th. Because I just love the story I am writing. I learned a lot…

Being unreasonable

That's what its going take to complete the challenge. I am 14200/50k Less than 7 days left. I am way over excuses. I didn't write. End of the matter. No stories. I knew when I started that it would be completely crazy. I needed the challenge. I wanted to be part of it. I had…

Getting behind

It's happening. I am getting behind on NaNoWrimo! And I have a pretty good excuse! Yes, yes... which is...well it depends on what day we are talking about. I worked all week-end. Basically, Sunday night when I came home, I couldn't even stand to be in front of the computer. So I skipped. But no worries,…

Day three : go with the flow.

I just can't believe that I've been writing for three days. There was a crunch of activities this week and I've been coming back home at night completely exhausted. But writing brings me a sense of peace that I don't find in any other activities I do. The tiredness just vanishes and the words are…

The last hour…

I was excited all week and all week-end. I prepared myself and I planned out of my way to make sure I don't start on empty and meaningless "charabia". Maybe I prepared to much. If I don't have any more ideas? If I forget where I was going with all this? Maybe dark fantasy is…

Finding partners for NaNo

One of the thing I saw for myself when I write is that I need a support system. Because if I keep myself all alone, dealing with my mind, at one point I will just get stuck and never sit in front of the computer to write. There is a set of things I tell…

Images search for NaNo

I spent a couple of hours tonight looking for images to get inspiration for characters, places, jewelry and accessories. The process of selecting images must be done in complete freedom, not being attached to any particular aspects. Just being open and let the images trigger new ideas. So from the search tonight, I discovered 2…