#NaNoWriMo begins 11/1, are . . you . . ready?
Rita Herron shares her experiences with NaNoWriMo:
I spent years trying to write a romance. I read them, I loved them, I understood what went into them—I should have been able to whip one out, I thought. I had a master’s degree in writing, after all, and by the time I tried seriously to write romance, I’d been attempting to finish a book (any book) for almost ten years. I would start, stop, start again, eventually fizzling out when the initial excitement died down. Read more