I have decided that for the month of November I’m going to stick to doing ROW80 check ins once a week. NaNoWriMo is taking up most of my free time and also life happens, this last week did quite a good job at reminding me just that.

It’s been a rather stressful week. Nanowrimo has started so each day after work has been dedicated to trying to reach my daily word count. It went well for the first few days, I knew exactly where I wanted to begin and the words kind of just flowed but then Wednesday threw a couple of hurdles my way. My mom got ill and was admitted to hospital. Having lost my father in 2011 I kind of went into panic mode and couldn’t really focus on reaching the daily word count. Mom’s ok, she ended up coming home on Friday and I took her out for coffee today because we just needed to get out. I will say that I am proud of myself for not stopping my writing completely, I continued writing everyday. I’ve reached 9635 words this week and I plan on writing until I fall asleep tonight.

So this weeks goals are simple. Reach my daily word count for NaNoWriMo, maybe write a blog post about my NaNoWriMo progress, and doing my ROW80 sponsor duties.

How has everyone else week been? Anyone else doing NaNoWriMo?


Nanowrimo and Hospital Rooms – Life Happens
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6 thoughts on “Nanowrimo and Hospital Rooms – Life Happens

      • November 8, 2015 at 7:39 pm

        good. I have to try to balance NaNo with studying which is really difficult so there are days when I don’t get to write

  • November 8, 2015 at 10:48 pm

    I’m so sorry about your mom, but glad she’s okay! You did well regardless. 🙂

  • November 9, 2015 at 6:57 am

    I am sorry to hear that your mom was ill. Glad she’s okay.
    I don’t do Nanowrimo, but good luck!

  • November 9, 2015 at 7:28 pm

    Good job with words this week despite life getting in the way. And glad you’re mom is doing OK and is out of the hospital.


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