Ever since I discovered NaNoWriMo a couple of years ago I found out how many different writing programs exist out there, many of them especially geared towards fiction writers. Before NaNo I knew Microsoft Word and Open Office Writer and that was pretty much it. In the last 3 years I have tried several of [...]
I can still hardly believe it, but it’s done. The first draft of my novel, that is.
In fact it has been more than 2 weeks since I wrote those last 2 words. Of course there still is a lot of work to do before I can let people read the thing, but it was [...]
Up until last night I wasn’t looking forward to another new year all that much. It’s pretty much just the same old crap every year after all – all that changes regularly are the numbers. I am not a fan of New Year’s resolutions since they’re mostly just made to be broken and then you [...]
I still love him.
This year’s NaNo is almost upon us and I have caught the fever earlier than ever. Not only have I started to actually outline my story for the first time ever – I already started doing it in August. Since it’s been more than 4 weeks already and I am not sick of it yet [...]
There I was a few weeks ago, complaining about the heat wave that made me hot, sweaty and cranky, wishing it would just go away. And then it did.
For weeks now it has been raining almost daily. Which was fine at first, because it allowed me to sleep at night without marinating [...]
Looks like we’re having another heat wave over here. Saturday was the hottest 3rd of July in over 60 years from what I hear. Really fantastic. Not.
I’m not a big fan of hot weather anyway, but now I’m really getting fed up with the damn heat. We don’t have air conditioning in our house, so [...]