Tag: writing goals

26 Alternative Camp NaNoWriMo Goals

Camp NaNoWriMo is just around the corner and I know what you’re thinking: Hey, wait–wasn’t it just November? I don’t know if I’m ready to write 50,000 words in a month again! Well, never fear. Not only does April have an extra…

NaNoWriMo Boot Camp: Why Write?

Once again, NaNoWriMo fast approaches. Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned veteran, I aim to help you get the best experience as possible with my NaNoWriMo Boot Camp. I myself won’t be participating this year; I will traveling to…

How natural talent ruins writing careers

Natural talent ruins writing careers? I just read an article, and it really changed the way I think of my writing, and my overall productivity in general. The article in question is The Atlantic’s “Why Writer’s are the Worst Procrastinators“, which expounded…

Writing Tasks vs. Writing Goals

Last week, I published the article Setting Realistic Writing Goals, where I talked about my new writing philosophy: having smaller writing ‘goals’ in order to be more productive. I was chatting with a writing friend about the article, and we…

The Power of Writing 15 Minutes a Day

Tomorrow is the first day of October, the beginning of the hectic Oh-my-god-NaNoWriMo-is-only-31-days-away-better-start-planning!” season. Now, you know I’m all about NaNoWriMo and the frantic push to write 50,000 words in 30 days. But before we start with this year’s NaNoWriMo prep…