NaNoWriMo

Just the other month, November of 2019, I participated in my third year of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). The goal is to write 50k words in one month — the equivalent to writing the first draft of a novel. Hundreds of NaNoWriMo novels have been published including Sara Gruen’s Water for Elephants, Erin Morgenstern’s The … Continue reading NaNoWriMo

August Reading Challenge: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

For the 2019 Reading Challenge, where I was supposed to be selecting a book to read to a child, I had chosen to (re)read the famed French story The Little Prince. This poetic tale is of a little boy who strikes out on his own and begins to understand the world through his encounters with … Continue reading August Reading Challenge: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry