Time to get cranked up! In the immortal words of Rudyard Kipling,

Back to the Army again, sergeant,

Back to the Army again.

Rather too free with my fancies? Wot—me?

I’m back to the Army again!

Now if that won’t light your fire, your wood’s all wet…

Time Marches On—



NaNo Website is Active, Go Visit Some Forums

I went to the website and annoyed the assembled masses left some posts on the boards there. It looks cleaner than ever, and the forums seem to load quickly. Of course, the server load is very low compared to what it’ll be in a couple of weeks.

In the meantime you can make a bunch […]


NaNoWriMo in One Month; You Ready?

Just one short month from now, we NaNos will be writing our brains out. Fingertips bleeding from keyboard friction; bladders distended from continuous consumption of caffeinated potations; eyes bleary and red from lack of sleep. Yep, it’s a magical time, it is: National Novel Writing Month.

By now your local Municipal Liaison (lovingly called ML, […]


Happy New Year!

Yes, it’s that time again! Time to begin thinking about the year ahead. Make those resolutions. Commit to writing more. That kind of stuff. I hope you have NaNoWriMo 2012 on your list. You only have 10 months until we kick off that campaign again! This year I’ll be loaded for bear; I hope to […]


It’s New Year’s Eve; Any Writing Resolutions?

I know you’re probably out partying about now, and not thinking at all about resolutions. But just in case you’re home, why not pause and outline some thoughts on what you’ll commit to for your writing.

I’m planning to run with the NaNoWriMo crowd again in November. However, there’s a lot of 2012 to cover […]


Are You Pantser or Planner?

I saw this question on the NaNoWriMo forums for the first time this year. No, it’s not a new query, just new to me. Apparently it’s almost a controversy now, with budding novelists sorting into two camps and in some instances tossing rather heavy stones at each other.

Me, I was oblivious to the whole […]