Things that made me smile: catching-up on literary things

It's suddenly come to my attention that I've somehow recently shared next to nothing about the current state of my author-ly pursuits.  I mean, I did little but badger you poor readers about writing back in November (well, when I wasn't trying to ignore everything blog-related competely) as I worked feverishly* on my NaNoWriMo novel. … Continue reading Things that made me smile: catching-up on literary things

NaNoWriMo Whoozy Whatzit Now?

No, you don't have to say Gesundheit.  NaNoWriMo (typically pronounced "nan-o-ri-mo", or by occasionally "nan-o-ree-mo") is kind of an abbreviation for National Novel Writing Month.  Although, really, I though abbreviations are supposed to be, you know, short.  But whatever, I'm not going to nit pick. So, what is this National Novel Writing Month thing?  Well, … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Whoozy Whatzit Now?