The final countdown!

(Another earworm?) tl;dr Help me pick out a name for the main character. See poll below. A teacher standing outside the (somewhat elitist) expat school near my daughter's (oh so common) school was dressed as a banana. We decorated a few pumpkins last weekend which was fun and probably a waste of perfectly good food. … Continue reading The final countdown!

Other stuff we need to prep in October

What do we do in Preptober? We prep. We outline, we plot, we plan. Or we go full rogue but even that requires some kind of preparation - like making a few choices here and there and deciding on our working method. All very sensible. But let's be honest, that's not all the prep we're … Continue reading Other stuff we need to prep in October

NaNoWriMo 2020 – This is how we play

'Aight. Time to get clear on a few things. Namely: how this Choose Your/Her Own Adventure thing is going to work. Because it is nice to know for you readers, but also for me to preserve my sanity during November. First, We are doing Preptober by making a few choices, like male/female/other and point of … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2020 – This is how we play

How to preptober for CYOA?

This year I might do another round of NaNoWriMo. It isn't exactly convenient but then it never really is, is it? There are always other things that grab our attention and other concerns that are raised. So the question is easily raised: if not now, when? I have to add though that the month of … Continue reading How to preptober for CYOA?

To NaNo or not to NaNo

(Image of hand checking breast, reference to October breast cancer awareness month) October: Breast cancer awareness month - I am very much aware of the existence of breast cancer, even without the pink merchandise thankyouverymuchesStoptober - Like that's gonna happen this year and also I don't drink much anywayPumpkin Spice Latte Awareness Month - I … Continue reading To NaNo or not to NaNo