NaNoWriMo 2021 Thoughts, Plans, Reflections

Short post. It's November again, and that means NaNo. As a creative writer, I've participated in NaNo before. Carving out a whole month to dedicate to the craft can seem daunting. As with any NaNoWriMo event, the goal is to write 50,000 words. In a month. This can be done however a writer chooses. NaNoWriMo …

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December Update: NaNo, Havok, And Other News

Hello, my readers. I'm back from a busy month—and I have some great news to share. November was extremely tight between my two jobs, NaNo, family business, and compiling a short story submission for a contest. NaNoWriMo I'm excited to announce I hit my goal for NaNo—that's right, I reached 50k words! Although I had …

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Meditation, Stillness, Creativity: an artist’s revelation.

  —Meditation and Creativity— I've practiced meditation for several years now. I find it to be a calming, insightful practice that stimulates creativity and it has helped with my writing and digital artwork. For more information on the practice, see this older article I wrote. That said, I had a revelation about it quite recently …

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