November, thankfully, ran its course and finally had the common decency to expire like that milk you weren’t sure about anyway, or the tags on your car. And while the end of the eleventh month obviously means that another jingle bell-ridden, egg-nog inebriated, green-and-red-tinsled Christmas season is upon us, the more immediate point is that … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned Doing NaNoWriMo
*tap* *tap* Is this thing on? Check. Check 1. Check 1-2. Chuck. Chuck Toast. So, um, hello! In case you don't seem to know me, or in the more likely case just can't remember me, I'm Puddin. I mostly do all the nonsense rambling around here. Well, at least I used to. I'm sure you … Continue reading A Triumphant Return to Blogging (or…blinking in the sunlight after a month of NaNoWriMo)
There once was on a NaNo-ing word-monkey whose Thanksgiving was clearly quite lovely. But when they'd devoured all the bird, t'was time to write catch-up words, or his novel'd be cooked like his turkey!
I remember well the lazy pre-NaNo days; my blog's golden age.
Contrary to popular belief, no, I’m not dead. But I’ve been writing my fat, stumpy fingers down to tiny little still-chunky nubs in the past two weeks while working on my NaNoWriMo novel. As I promised before, new posts by necessity have had to be back-burned. Hopefully you’re all still getting a daily supply of … Continue reading A quick check-in and a NaNo update
Blog thoughts float like leaves Lost in a tempest of words NaNoWriMo reigns
I’m sick at the moment, and it sucks. And I don't mean my typical, “holy cripes that dude needs to be committed because he’s more wrong in the head than Robin Williams” sick, or the occasional, “OMG, that did you see that guy break his arm while attempting that 1280 Double Nooner with a front … Continue reading Getting it done, sick as a dog
Now, I know what you’re thinking: here it is Sunday evening, the Bengals have already given us their weekly demonstration of how to be not quite good enough, the weekly family dinner is hot and steaming on the table, and yet, I’ve offered you absolutely nothing in the way of this week’s Weekend Debate. Well, … Continue reading Weekend Debate: The Dreaded Hiatus
[Not sure what I'm talking about with this whole NaNoWriMo thing? That's National Novel Writing Month, a fun nerve-wracking game delusional writers (including me, apparently) like to play in November. You can get more information here, and hey, why not check out my first post on the subject?] Dear Your Name Goes Here, By the … Continue reading An open letter to friends, family, and loved ones at the start of NaNoWriMo