Helen Palmer (nice_cup_of_tea) wrote,
Helen Palmer
nice_cup_of_tea

Reminding myself why....

Nanowrimo is not about writing the perfect novel, or even a good story. I can stop worrying about my characters and the plot. I just need to turn up for the challenge each day, sit down and write a truthful 2000 words. No one else will even need to read the version. There is nothing to be afraid of.

And in the meantime, I can use the writing process as way of working things out in my own life. Do I have the creative power to get to a coherent 50'000 words? Will I end up with a book in my hands afterwards? Who knows. It's day two, keep writing!

Evernote Snapshot 20131102 191431
Tags: writing
Subscribe

  • Airport Adventures with Markus!

    Markus and I decided last minute today to head off to the airport and do the same tour Patrick and I did last November with Kerry and kids... It…

  • May Day on the Uetliberg!

    We had a beautiful walk today on the Uetliberg. Gorgeous weather, sun, blue skies. Lots of fresh green all around. Boys who mostly walked…

  • April Fool!

    This year M and I pranked P (at his request!). Last year we got Mr.ncot :-) We did the old "green food colouring in the weetabix" trick - P took a…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments