NaNoWriMo. It's a craze that has been going since 1999. Many people have successfully written a novel in the time allocated and some have even gone on to publish them traditionally. My November writing month has been like a sandwich: started off great, went downhill, went even more downhill (it’s a thick sandwich), then improved. I was active on Twitter a little during this time and the following Tweets pretty much sum up how I felt during that filling layer:
That’s Harry Potter PJ bottoms and a Big Bang Theory T-shirt, all wrapped up in a dressing gown and the biggest oversized cardigan you ever did see, complete with wooly bed socks and clumpy ankle boots. No makeup. Hair scraped back. See? I told you. Jackie Collins Glamour is a myth. Give me a genuine example of one author who writes in full makeup and clothes they'd be seen wearing in public. It's okay, I'll wait ...