Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 – A Writerly Retrospective

Well, it’s been quite a year.  365 days of one, to be specific, of a year that I wanted to take to prove to myself that I could take writing seriously and explore whether or not it was something that … Continue reading

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Plugging in to the Writer Community – A Question

One of my goals for the new year is going to be to be more involved in the writer community as a whole.  That won’t be hard, considering how unplugged I have been from everything that goes on.  It was … Continue reading

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A Worldbuilding Link

This is mostly for myself, as it’s a few years old and I think most people have probably already seen it.  That said, if it’s useful to you, then hurrah!  I just tend to be behind on the writing community. … Continue reading

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Defining ‘Writing’

No, this post is not as pedantic as it first may seem.  The answer to “What is writing?” has a very real impact on how I spend my time, especially when you consider the scope of what I mean. One … Continue reading

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Writing Techniques – Getting More Out Of Your Time

So, in my stumblings and flailings about the internet, I’ve run across a blog post that I feel like sharing.  Mostly, this is for my benefit; it’s a technique that I want to try when I sit down to start … Continue reading

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Tagged! A post about Survivors

Apparently, without my knowledge, I’ve been tagged twice on this “talk about your current work” thing (once by Amelia Lynn and once by Icarus Niles Kenry).  Rather than quibble over the definition of “current” (which, let me tell you, I … Continue reading

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Reconnecting

Since the end of NaNo, I’ve been pretty bad about staying active in the loosely-organized writing communities that I am part of.  I’ve almost entirely neglected my blog, and haven’t done much posting (or thinking) about writing since midnight on … Continue reading

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December Goals

Now that almost a week of the month has passed, it’s time to figure out what I want my goals for the month to be.  They will be rather not ambitious, I think. I want to do more reading this … Continue reading

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On Talking About Writing

If you met most of my writer friends, you would be struck by how much they love writing, and how much they love to talk about what they’re working on.  They’ll fill you in on the background to their world, … Continue reading

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NaNo Retrospective

After thirty days of furious writing and literary abandon, NaNoWriMo 2012 is over. Thank god. My final word count was 271,172 words, which is more than I thought that I would get going into the month, but less than some … Continue reading

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