Author Archives: Kristyn Phipps

About Kristyn Phipps

I'm in love with writing. I first fell in middle school while coping with my parents' divorce. Now, having a family of my own, I want to build on the passion of writing and tell stories from own perspective.

Looking Forward

The concept of looking forward should be easy. Most of us plan in advance for something in our lives…a celebration, a reward, an event. But how often do we look longingly into the future?  What prevents us from looking forward? … Continue reading

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Week One: NaNo Myths

The marathon has begun!! It feels great to begin cranking out those words and see your word count increase. Wouldn’t it be great if life would simply stop during NaNo? You wouldn’t have anything else to worry about other than … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Week One Preparation

We are mere days away from the first week of NaNo. I wish I had more words of encouragement, but it’s all been said in this podcast. Becca and I recorded this last year, but it’s full of very helpful … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Planning and Pacing

Oh, next Saturday is the big kick-off, and I’m so ready — well, I think I am. The last several years of trying to get my words on paper have been fun, but the editing process proved my writing was lacking … Continue reading

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10/15/14 Mid-Week Motivation

November is almost here. I’m anticipating the struggle, the anxiety, and the challenge. I know it’s gonna be hard, but I keep thinking it will somehow be easier this year than the last. No matter how much I hope, it’s … Continue reading

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