NaBloPoMo 2017: It’s here!

It’s here! National Blog Post Month. NaBloPoMo for short. Running in tandem with National Writing Month (something that I admire but don’t think I’ll ever be able to participate in). Bloglovin’ Plug: Follow my blog with Bloglovin So I’ve participated in this annual push for bloggers for about four years now, starting in 2013 I […]

NaNoWriMo-slash-NaBloPoMo 2016

All right, all right, all right she says in the best Matthew McConaughey impression, in her head. It’s National Novel Writing Month and for the blogging community National Blog Post Month. A push to kick it up a notch in the writing department. For those of you who aren’t familiar with these terms, feel free […]

NaBloPoMo15: Wrap Up!

What a month! Can you believe in 30 minutes it’s December 1st? That is, for folks in Hawaii Standard Time. I realize that half of the world is already into December 1st. The point is, can you believe it’s already December? Where did the year go? And just 30 days ago, National Novel Writer’s Month […]

411 Junkie: Unplugged

In the past five years technology has almost tripled in efficiency and productivity. We have continuity across all devices, whether it’s your laptop, your smart phone, or your tablet. It’s amazing! You can continue to work on your research on your phone even though you’ve shut down your computer and have gone mobile. You can […]

Life 411: Happy Thanksgiving!

This Thanksgiving Day is slowly coming to a close. We’re about ten o’clock at night in Hawaii and before the night comes to a close, I wanted take this moment to reflect upon the day, the month, the year, and count the blessings throughout the year. First things first, so many things have happened, not […]

Week Ending: A week of writing

This upcoming week will be the final full week of National Novel Writing Month and all its equivalents, including National Blog Post Month. The goal for novel writers is to hit 50,000 words towards that novel by November 30th, 11:59 p.m. The goal for National Blog Post Month is to post to your blog everyday. […]