NaNoWriMo – AKA writing ate my brain

I signed up for NaNoWriMo this year with the greatest of intentions. I was going to update my novel every day, read a couple of books a week, write at least two blog posts and still work full-time. And so far – novel-wise – I’m doing pretty well! Everything else-wise…hahaha there’s just writing, ALL THE WRITING!

For the uninitiated, NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month and happens every November. During this time writers across the world race to write 50 000 words in one month.

Nope, you read that right. 50 000 words. One month.

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