I Won NaNoWriMo!!

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Two months ago, I asked you for ideas to write a NaNoWriMo novel. And you delivered! Here are some of the ideas you gave me. I’d like to thank  Barb Knowles, 10000hoursleft, Deborah O’Carrol, Vinnieh, ZhyxthenovelHbhatnagar, Mreadsbooks, Ehbates, Bookishgirl129, and Nandini Bharadwaj for their help! 🙂

But this is just the beginning! What’s next, then!?

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Cartography Software for Fantasy Writers

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Happy Saturday, my lovely bookaholics! As you know, earlier this month I started writing a novel for NaNoWriMo, which means I have to write a novel at least 50.000 words long before the month ends. And, as I mentioned in my latest post, I don’t want to do a half-hearted job: a tremendous artist, Hellyon White, is designing the cover and the character’s portraits, and I have started drawing a map for the story.

And this is what I want to tell you about right now: the map.How is a writer with no drawing skills whatsoever undertaking so big a project?

Well, let me tell you how I’m doing it.

Let me tell you about Ortelius.

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Amazing NaNoWriMo News!

I haven’t forgotten about NaNoWriMo, I promise! In fact, the novel is going really well! And there are some huge announcements related to it, too. There is so much to say, in fact, that I decided that a video would probably be much better for letting you know about how things are progressing, so here it is—hope you enjoy it!

Help Me Write NaNoWriMo! #2

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Good morning, my lovely bookaholics! You may remember from an earlier post that I am entering NaNoWriMo this year. And to put a twist on it, I have decided that I’m going to write a story based on your suggestions! You can tell me what characters you want to see, what settings, what themes… and I’ll write something a novel out of it. Then, after the first draft is edited and proofread, I will make it available as a free e-book for all of you.

I have already received a few suggestions. Do you know what they are? Well, keep reading to find out!

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Help Me Write NaNoWriMo!

Big announcement!

Today’s post is a bit different. Today, I bring you a video. And it’s a very interesting one at that. What could I possibly have up my sleeve…?