Tag Archives: NaNoWriMo

6 Easy Tricks To Increase Your NaNoWriMo Word Count

The wonderful chaos that is NaNoWriMo starts in less than two days. Most of the participants, myself included, have been working like wild banshees to get our book ideas prepped, our scenes outlined and our engines revved. When the start … Continue reading

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Last Stop Before “Literary Abandon” — ROW80 Check-in

NaNoWriMo is my birthday present to myself each year. Every year, I love it. And every year, I hate it…there’s just simply too much to do in that one tiny little month. Even without my birthday falling at the beginning … Continue reading

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Can We Have A Little More Cowbell Over Here?

It’s Lovin’ Friday here at More Cowbell, where we alternate between a post about something I love and Life List Friday (which I also love). I had someone ask me the other day where I came up with the name of … Continue reading

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Making the Finish Line and NaNoWriMo by Lyn Midnight

Happy Friday, everybody! I’m lovin’ Lyn’s post on NaNoWriMo today. I’ve yet to win it but I always participate. 🙂 I’m over at new Life List Club member, Gary Gauthier’s place today – click over and take a looksee at … Continue reading

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Is Your Blog Eating You Alive?

Are you a blogger who feels like you and your time are being slowly eaten alive by your blog? I ask because I have several friends whose blogs are giving them panicky, vengeful feelings. I just read a post yesterday by … Continue reading

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Keyboard Shortcuts and Other Amazing Productivity Tips

As you might have surmised from some earlier blogs, I work with accountants. Seeing the mountains of paperwork that go in and out is nothing short of astonishing during tax season. Accountants’ fingers tap a keyboard, particularly on the 10-key side, … Continue reading

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