I can’t believe it has been 10 years since I first wrote my novel. I’ve written countless other novels but this one I felt had potential. This one, I decided to take seriously.
I’ve done NaNoWriMo a few times before but never won, yet that doesn’t deter me.
Are you wondering, "What is Ally up to now?" Well, let me explain... Pitch Wars is a competition where the prize is a mentor. I've never taken part before but this year I'm going to do it.
With #PitMad just around the corner I felt now would be a good time to remind writers to take care when choosing who to submit their manuscript to. Good look to everyone taking part.
Sometimes in life people surprise you and this is a true story about a stranger paying it forward.
There was plenty of choice for kids this year with many events being free of charge and no need to get a ticket. This is great for parents with young kids who have no idea how their kids will be feeling on the day or even awake at the scheduled time. My biggest challenge was how to fit in activities for my children when there were so many events I wanted to go to for me!
Author CL Walters was looking to feature writers on her blog and I got picked. You can read her post about yours truly by clicking here.
I am doing NaNoWriMo. Here is my progress for week 3.
Thursday, 1st November 2018 6:45am The little one had me up bright and early but thankfully has breast fed. I probably should have tried making a start on NaNo even if it was just writing on my phone, instead I played Dragon Mania. There is still plenty more time today after the school run and … Continue reading NaNo Progress Diary (week one)
Here are the highs and lows of how I got on this month working towards my NaNoWriMo goal of 25k!