It may just be me, but sometimes NaNoWriMo sounds like fun, and other times… NaNoWriMo sounds like fingernails across a chalkboard. (Feel free to insert your favorite annoying sound if that is too cliché for you.)
This year, it sounded/felt like a losing proposition. When a friend decided to try this year, I decided to join in the attempt and be a supportive friend.
After going around in circles and being discouraged for 3 weeks, I decided to obey my intuition. Thanksgiving was wonderful!
Now I am free to return to my “one story a month” self-challenge.