NaNoWriMo Day 3

Now I understand why it is hard to get the 50k done in one month. Yesterday everything seemed pretty easy, the words just appeared on the screen. I had an exhausting day at work today, and now I’m kind of tired. I can’t focus on my story, trying to get into the writing flow now by writing this post while I’d much rather would lie on my couch and sleep. On the other hand I really want to know how my story is going to look like ... [Read More]

My first day in NaNoWriMo

Wow! NaNoWriMo started for me yesterday. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to start on Sunday, but I followed people on Twitter bursting out crazy amounts of words all over the world every minute. It made me kind of sad to see all those successes, because I still had no idea what I should write! I had a very rough idea of what might become the topic of my novel, but I had not even the tiniest bit of plot available ... [Read More]

Getting inspiration on Medium

I plan to participate in NaNoWriMo this year for the first time. I planned so a few times a long time ago and forgot about it for some years. This year I was pretty determined to really make it and finish it! I started thinking about stories and plots. I even layed out some details for one idea I had in mind. At some point I realized, that this wasn’t for me… Since then I was stuck ... [Read More]

My Medium Experiment

This is my first post I published on Medium to start experimenting with this platform, so the perspective of this piece is a bit different. I cross-post this here, because I still want to be the owner of my stuff. I’m trying to get more attention to the things I write and also write different things. But I’ll explain all this in here, so keep reading! I was silently hanging around Medium for a while now ... [Read More]