Hi, SEers! Mae here. It turns out I have one more NaNoWriMo post to share. Congratulations to all who participated, and a special cyber cheer to those who “won.” No matter how many words you added in November, I applaud you for taking on the challenge and shining a spotlight on the writing community. I … Continue reading I Finished NaNoWriMo, Now What?
Hello, SEers. Mae here on the second to last Friday in November. Most of the month is behind us. If you live in the States, Thanksgiving is right around the corner. I know we’re all anxious to bid goodbye to 2020, but this month feels like it’s blown past at lightspeed. Maybe that’s because I’ve … Continue reading Finishing out November #NaNoWriMo #WIPs #Writing
Happy Monday, SEers! It’s day two of the November write-a-thon known as NaNoWriMo. If you’re participating, no doubt you geared up for yesterday and made a huge splash with your word count. Go you! At the same time, pace yourself. The danger with any race, especially a long-distance event, is burning out too soon. As … Continue reading Off and Running #NaNoWriMo
Hi, SEers! Mae here. Thanks for joining me for another look at preparing for NaNoWriMo in November. If you’re planning to undertake the challenge of writing a 50K novel in thirty days (or adding 50K to an existing WIP), you’re already knee-deep in prep. When it comes to NaNo, we spend a lot of time … Continue reading Clearing Time for NaNoWriMo
Hello, SEers! It's a Mae Day on Story Empire. Thank you for joining me. In a few months, the writing world is going to embrace NaNoWriMo. If you’re new to the term, it’s a commitment that writers undertake each November. The goal is to write a 50K novel in thirty days. Accomplish that word count … Continue reading It’s Time to Start Planning #NaNoWriMo