Monthly Archives: July 2011

Software for Writers

For months, I have been working on getting back to writing.  I looked to the NaNoWriMo website for inspiration and ideas.  That is when I found an advertisement for Scrivener, software for writers.  This software is available to purchase for Macs but there is a trial version for PCs (that will hopefully be available for purchase soon). I downloaded the

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I’m off to Camp

It’s July 1st!  Aside from it being payday (yay!), it is the first day of Camp NaNoWriMo, a challenge to write a novel in a month.  This event was founded by the same people who run NaNoWriMo, aka National Novel Writing Month that takes place in November.  Again, the goal is to write a novel in one month.  They measure

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My Bucket List

Over the last few months, my family has lost several of its members. With so many passings, it makes you take a good hard look at your own life. You start to face your own mortality and think about what you have done and all the things that you still hope to do. So I thought I would start to

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