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.
I have learned much from Shawn Coyne and Steven Pressfield. Learning from these talented men helps me to focus on what's really important, the story.