Before participating in Nanowrimo 2013, I was gung ho about writing by myself, secluded at home mostly. But since participating in Nanowrimo’s write-in’s during November I’ve continued to participate in monthly and weekly writing groups that I absolutely...Color in YA – Great post on defunct blog WORD by Nicole about adding color to YA. Original article on Word for Teens Blog (7/14/13). This is not my work/writing and I am reposting only because I fully-heartedly agree with Nicole. As an African-American women who...Nanowrimo!!! 50,000 words or roughly 175-200 pages is considered a novel. Each November writers take the challenge of writing 50,000 words. I did and am proud to say I finished, I’m a winner! Well known novels with a 50,000 word count are: The Hitchhiker’s...Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!