Get Yourself Ready for Nano 2022

Get Yourself Ready for Nano 2022

Get Yourself Ready for Nano 2022 Last fall I did my first-ever NaNoWriMo and I wrote about the experience here and here. I’m going to do it again this year. This is a pre-Nano blog for those considering participating. I’m already looking forward to November, and...
Kaizen: Small Steps Lead to Success

Kaizen: Small Steps Lead to Success

Kaizen: Small Steps Lead to Success Here’s a guest post from writer and coach LA Bourgeois, who explains how she re-started her writing life – in fifteen-minute increments. Please enjoy! ~ AMC   A few years ago, my dream of being a professional writer...
After Nano: Mission Creep and Takeaways

After Nano: Mission Creep and Takeaways

After Nano: Mission Creep and Takeaways What happened with Nanowrimo? I told you in November that I was participating for the first time in National Novel Writing Month. I didn’t expect to get Nano’s goal of 50,000 words drafted on the new novel. Accordingly, I...
Nano in the Dark

Nano in the Dark

Nano in the Dark Hi Everyone It’s November. The days grow short, the Eastern US falls back to Standard Time, and NaNoWriMo beckons. For more than 20 years, National Novel Writing Month — the community-minded nonprofit — has offered writers of fiction...
Finding the Time? Making the Time? What’s the Difference?

Finding the Time? Making the Time? What’s the Difference?

Finding the Time? Making the Time? What’s the Difference? The other day, in a weekly check-in email to one of my coaching clients, I asked if they had made the time for writing lately. The client replied, “That’s exactly it, Anne – I haven’t found the time.” To...