Words are important. Words convey information, thoughts, feelings, and ideals. In fiction, a reader expects an honesty laying beneath the words. Yes, we use techniques to get our point across or to divulge the intentions of characters, whether good or evil, etc., but the overall work intends to tell a truth. We use villains and…
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow... even if that someone is yourself! ~Plato
Sometimes a NaNoWriMo project becomes your next great achievement. Taking the chance and trying to immerse yourself into the writing is a good crusade. The important take away is the exercise...the doing...the stepping into the unknown. Be fearless this month writers.
You're never too old, nor too experienced, to learn or review the skills and tools we use in our writing.
We all need to find the balance to keep optimistic and productive, and sometimes that means turning down the noise.