Be. Here. Now.

It’s so much more exciting to focus on the horizon rather than what’s going on at this moment, to heed the siren song of the future. But the future is just speculation – a wish in calendar form.

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NaNoWriMo 2012: Whoohoo! I failed!

I’m glad I failed National Novel Writing Month in my first year. Call it justification or denial, but I know better. Where some winners will shamefully shove their 50K in a drawer, never to be seen again, I’ve got a functional novel that I’m taking all the way to the end, wherever that may be.

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