Tag Archives: Pressure

50k Slow: A Retrospective

I wrote my first completed novel as part of National Novel Writing Month (NaNo). It was a wonderful experience, including the pace. Every novel I’ve seen through to “The End” since has been drafted at that same frenetic pace. Daily goals, … Continue reading

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Game On!

It’s been too long since I really posted here. Even longer since I posted about how writing is going. There have been a number of reasons for that. I’ve been busy with gaming, among other things. Relaxing while I’m on … Continue reading

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A Meditation On (Not Really) Failing

We’ve reached the end of July (wait, didn’t we just start this YEAR?) and of course, that means the end of Camp NaNo. As such, I have some thoughts and decided to share them. As I was thinking about this … Continue reading

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Depression… by Julie Elizabeth Hill #TalkFear #MentalHealthAwareness

Hi. My name is Julie Elizabeth Hill, Liz to most of the people who know me. I’m here to talk about fear. Mostly about mine. When Louise first mentioned doing this, I was very interested. It wasn’t until later that…

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And The Story Flows On

I keep thinking of writing something here, but I never quite figure out what to say. That said, it’s been a while and I know some of you aren’t also on Twitter, where I’ve been more active. It’s time to … Continue reading

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In The Silence, There Are Glimmers

This is going to be another difficult post. Part of me doesn’t want to write this, and part knows that I need to, for me. Things have not been good for me. Maybe some of you guessed that, based on … Continue reading

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Pushing Myself Forward

I guess it’s time for a bit of a progress report. Besides, there are a couple of actual writing things I’d like to talk about. Yes, a post about writing, MY writing. Don’t everyone fall over in shock at once. … Continue reading

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Plantsing: Playing with New Toys

You know, I really did think I’d post more often during NaNo than this. Eleven days since my last post? Oops. Really didn’t mean to let that happen, but there’s been a bunch of stuff going on and it hasn’t … Continue reading

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Fun and Getting Ahead Of Myself

I’ve spent a lot of the last month or so since my previous post thinking about writing. Yes, I was doing that rather than writing, because I was still struggling. Every time I’ve thought I had this licked, I find … Continue reading

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Struggles and Breakthroughs

It’s been a while since I posted here. There are a number of reasons. I think I’m even going to share some of them with you guys, which means this is going to be a hard post to write, maybe … Continue reading

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