Writing

I Will Walk 500 Miles.

I am a stubborn person. However, in this circumstance I am going to go with the euphemisms that I am committed, dedicated, persevering. Hello, my name is Janet and my novel is 150k words long. (Hello, Janet) < -- Thought I’d put that in there to reassure myself that someone is responding. If this number… Continue reading I Will Walk 500 Miles.

Writing

Nemesis

Wordcount. Fundamentally, this concept of wordcount means absolutely nothing to me. Students will ask how long something has to be, and even though I will give them some very general guidelines, I almost always say, “as long as it needs to be.” I used to follow the #amwriting hashtag on Twitter and was amazed at… Continue reading Nemesis