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I Will Make Next Month Awesome April

I’m determined to finally get myself on track writing wise this April.Matthew-by-Millie-Ho


  1. Camp NaNoWriMo – I will complete a 60,000 word count and first draft for The Terrifying Life Of Henry Granger. 
  2. I will post an updated wordcount to the Writing and Works Facebook page everyday along with an extract! [Preferable one that doesn’t give too much away. Like two lines that make no sense without context. That should do it.]
  3. NaPoWriMo – I will complete a poem each day of the month. This seems much more doable than point one.
  4. Refer back to point two and adapt to suit point three instead of one.
  5. I will attempt to still get enough sleep to function as a working human being. [Meh. We’ll see how that one goes.]
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Carol Forrester is a twenty-four year old writer trying to be a better one. Don’t ask her what her hobbies are because the list doesn’t get much beyond, reading, writing and talking about the same. She has a 2:1 BA degree in history from Bath Spa University and various poems and stories scattered across the net. Her flash fiction story ‘Glorious Silence’ was named as River Ram Press’ short story of the month for August 2014 and her short story ‘A Visit From The Fortune Teller’ has been showcased on the literary site Ink Pantry’s. Most recently, her poem ‘Sunsets’ was featured on Eyes Plus Words, and her personal blog Writing and Works hosts a mass of writing from across the last five years. She has been lucky enough to write guest posts for sites such as Inky Tavern and Song of The Forlorn and is always open to writing more and hosting guest bloggers here on Writing and Works. With hopes of publishing a novel in the next five years and perhaps a collection or two of smaller works, Carol Forrester is nothing if not ambitious. Her writing tries to cover every theme in human life and a lot of her work pulls inspiration from her own eccentric family in the rural wonders of Shropshire life.


  1. tomzelman says

    Good luck! You can totally do this. But….I’d make sure you have plenty of coffee and/or redbull 🙂

  2. Good luck! Is NaPoWriMo april? Was thinking about trying it this year. But then I struggle with a poem a week.

    • Go ahead. There are prompts you can follow if you like, or you can use others for inspiration. You don’t even need to write something that long of that good! Just a quick draft and you’re done. Challenge yourself!

  3. Good luck with your April Resolutions! I’ll be completing (or attempt to complete) some of my own as well.

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