Planning For NaNo

Last year, I decided what I was going to write for NaNoWriMo two days before it started. I had no planning, prep, or worldbuilding done. That was a big mistake, but it was my first NaNo, so instead of wondering why my (only slightly) younger self was so unintentionally stupid, I'm going to learn from it. … Continue reading Planning For NaNo

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Naming Your Characters

I stared at an empty draft page with a blinking cursor for five minutes before I started writing this post. Prepare yourself for a very rambling blog post (and feel free to skim). First of all, your sources. There are a lot of baby-naming websites online, and while they can give you ideas, they don't always … Continue reading Naming Your Characters