Where We Write: The Merits of Making Do

I began to suspect I was too susceptible to the idea of the “writer’s desk” and decided it might be better to do without one. Somewhere along the way, I began to work in libraries. More important, I began to get work done in libraries.

Read the rest here: http://www.themillions.com/2010/08/where-we-write-the-merits-of-making-do.html

This article eloquently phrased a major issue that I was suffering in my NaNoWriMo venture. I needed to learn to be mobile and versatile about my writing methods and conditions. Forcing myself to sit at my desk made me hate the desk.

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KTC

KT is an avid foodie/gamer/SFF reader with expertise in a variety of bizarre fields. Her love for technology, science, and internet media is only matched by her fondness for music, language and art. Karen is an aspiring writer with a meandering past. Her law and engineering books make wonderful counterweights to her fiction collections. She hopes to one day publish a novel, most likely in the young adult genre, but the future is an open book.

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