Two weeks down! Don’t panic yet, fellow NaNo’ers. There’s still two weeks to go, one of which has a long weekend for most of the Americans among us, so this is still a glass-half-full situation.
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- Is It Okay to Use an Image from Google for My Book Cover? - November 12, 2014
Boys and girls, sit tight because I’m going to tell you all about why not to use Google images for book covers. For some, Google Images is a free-for-all playground. If it’s on Google it must be free, right? Well, no. Do you think everything you find on Google is free? Do you think that every site you browse is … Read More
That’s right, we’re skipping a few chapters. Believe me, you’re not missing much.
Every year during November, Persephone hosts regular Friday check-ins for our readers and writers who are participating in this year’s NaNoWriMo. This week is our first catching up. I can’t wait to hear how you’re doing.
Many of us are dedicating their life and sanity to writing a novel this November, and I am one of them. I’ve done it four times before: The first two times I sailed through it and loved (almost) every minute of it. Then I failed epically twice in a row (managing 300 and 3500 words respectively). This year is the … Read More
As we say goodbye to 31 Days of Halloween, friends, we can now turn our attention to our next adventure – NaNoWriMo 2014. I don’t wish to alarm you, but if you haven’t been paying attention to the calendar (or the prepping posts we’ve been running this week), NaNo starts tomorrow. Or exactly at the stroke of midnight if you’re … Read More
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- Prepping for NaNoWriMo: Who Are You People Anyway? - October 30, 2014
- Prepping for NaNoWriMo: Simple Plotting for Smart Writers - October 29, 2014
- Prepping for NaNoWriMo: Quick, What’s Your NaNo Story About? - October 27, 2014
On Monday, in preparation for National Novel Writing Month, we attempted to write a very short synopsis of our story idea. However, some of us get ideas for characters before we know what’s going to happen to them. And that’s a great place to start! So let’s get to know the people in your story.
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- Movies I’m Obsessed With: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (Part 2) - November 20, 2014
- Movies I’m Obsessed With: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge - November 13, 2014
- PoC News around the World - November 10, 2014
Saturday marks the beginning of NaNoWriMo, and it seems like a lot of ideas are in progress and about to be bravely crafted and thrust out into the world (whether your world means the secret between you and your laptop, a self published ebook or crowdsourcing ideas through Archive of Our Own).