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NaNoWriMo, PiBoIdMo and NaBloPoMo

Try saying the above three times (very quickly) after three glasses of wine. For all you Wrimos, whether you are a novel writer, children’s picture book writer or blogger, there is something for everyone in November. NaNoWriMo The insanity of … Continue reading

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The insanity of NaNoWriMo

Helen Ross Writes – supports talented self published authors, small press publishing and independent publishers The insanity of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month for the uninitiated) is just about upon us once more. Unfortunately, due to heavy work commitments, I … Continue reading

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Important to reflect on past achievements

Well another year lays ahead. For me 2009 was laying some foundations whilst on long service leave, and what a productive time it was for me. Continue reading

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Post NaNoWriMo

For my regular blog readers you will of course have noticed that there has been a wee gap since I last blogged (unusual I know). After the frenzy of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month for those sane enough to have escaped this insane phenomenon) I actually had the NaNoWriMo blues for a few days. Continue reading

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My NaNoWriMo Diary

Well, 2009 NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) has finished. Yeh, I won! What a month. Congratulations to all the winners and all participants, regardless of whether you finished or not. I’m sure you have all come up with some creative gems, or even seeds that can be germinated over a period of time. Continue reading

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End of NaNoWriMo

Hi, well the insanity of NaNowWriMo – National Novel Writing Month – is over.  Whew  Congraulations to all the winners. Anyway, after November’s writing frenzy I needed to relax for a few days. But I’m back with you. I have actually been … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Finish line Day 26

Thursday 26 November 2009 National Novel Writing Month finish line. Continue reading

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Day 26 – NaNoWriMo

Day 26 Thursday, 26 November 2009 12.23 p.m. Finally, (deep sigh of relief) after a quick, and very loose tie-in of some threads, I have reached 50,383, and the end of the story. Yipppeeeeee!!!! Finally, the end. Finis. Pop the champagne cork! Continue reading

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Day 25 – NaNoWriMo

Day 25 National Novel Writing Month

Wednesday 25 November Brisbane, Australia Insane NaNoWriMo participant has a very full belly after a Christmas lunch but hoping to add to her word tally.
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Day 24 – NaNoWriMo

3.03 p.m. EST Brisbane Australia

Day 24 NaNoWriMo 3.03 p.m. Have only added 476 words to my NaNoWriMo word count so far today. I am still floundering. Need some tough measures to bring me into shore on time.
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