NaNoWriMo Final Days Update


It’s the last week of NaNoWriMo which meant I had four days to make my goal and on top of a cold, too. Blech.

So how did I do? Let’s see.

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30 Days of Poetry Love- Maya Angelou

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Happy day 7 of National Poetry Month!

Are you ready for the final Maya Angelou poem I’m sharing with you today? This poem was recited by Dr. Angelou at the first inauguration of President Bill Clinton on January 20, 1993.

On the Pulse of Morning


What’s your favorite Maya Angelou poem? Which of the five poems I’ve shared this week touched you the most?

2016 Writing Progress & Writing Goals for 2017


Whew, the year’s passing so fast and considering how the year’s been so far I wonder if all this rush is because the end is near. Smh, look at me going all cardboard sign repent and wages of sin.

Anyways, time is obviously not on my side. And because NaNoWriMo is next month, I’ve decided to reassess my writing goals early. I usually do it in December but figure I’ll be a bit burned out by then. So a head start is a definite must.

They’re a lot of things I wasn’t able to do per my original plans for 2016. But just as many things happened that weren’t a part of said plans. Everything which will also influence my 2017 goals. The biggest of all is that I’m a ssssllllooooowwww writer. Hence, I must plan better in mind of that. Continue reading