The Book and Nanowrimo

The Book and Nanowrimo

Nanowrimo(National Novel Writing Month) is fast approaching…are you going to be one of the writers to try it? No matter if you are a Nano-er or not, maybe this post will be helpful. Novel writing: a life-time dream Have you always wanted to write a novel, but you felt like you had to be this brilliant wordsmith with a degree in literature to do so? We all feel that way when we first start out. Best advice: don’t give up your day job to pursue this endeavor, but DO pursue it. Nanowrimo, can help you. According to Wikipedia, “The project

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Day six of Nanowrimo-my update

Day six of Nanowrimo-my update

Hi everyone! welcome to my nanowrimo day six update…yeah, via video. I am WAYYYY too busy to try to type all this stuff out. I hope your Nanowrimo experience is going well. Heres the latest on me… Enjoy!

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Nanowrimo Day One

Nanowrimo Day One

Welcome to all my new fans and followers! I have once again changed the theme of Kim Smith, Author and hope you like it. I am in all truth getting ready for a BIG change come the new year. I will be likely hosting TWO websites, one for Writer Groupie, and this one, which will be just for me and my books. Writer Groupie is becoming such a hot commodity it is going to need its own space soon. That’s a very good thing, and certainly necessary. Until the big switch, I hope you all will bear with me as

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What I am doing today

Usually on Sundays, I am pretty lazy and easy going. Not today. Today, I have to get Christmas into full gear. WE ONLY HAVE 9 DAYS LEFT!!!!! *Insert racecar engine roar* This is my list for today: 1. Eat. Yes, sometimes I do that-but on days that are way busy, I have to remind myself. 2. Buy groceries. I need to buy stuff to make cookies for tomorrow at work. We always have a treat day after a period end close and tomorrow is the day and it is all about holiday cookies/goodies. Bring your best, the director said.(I have

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And just like that…

I have already failed Nanowrimo. I just sank under the pressure and couldn’t write a word. I have two critiques to work on, promo for Ten Tips going on, post Halloween blues, and writing group meeting tonight. I work full-time, I exercise at the gym twice or thrice a week… blah blah blah. None of that sounds very impressive, but it is. It is in my life. I don’t have the leisure of sitting down every night to write unimpeded. It’s really bothering me. So, another Nano bites the dust. I just read recently an author who is turning out

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