A look at my first NaNoWriMo-esque challenge after finishing early

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I was minding my own business, writing to process thoughts, emotions, and life in general like I always do when it started to take the shape of a nonfiction book.

Over the last few months, I have been doing quite a bit of inner work and felt like I was close to something important. But no matter how much I tried, I couldn’t figure it out. So I just kept writing. For months, I wrote and wrote. And in many cases, I thought, Hey, this could be a blog. So I would polish it up and then publish it.

When I had done that several times, I thought, Hey, these blogs actually fit well together. So I put them in one doc and started filling in the gaps. …


Teena Merlan

versetility.com Expert in my lived experience. Truth teller. Evidence-based writer. Explorer. Self-changer. Lifelong learner. Employee at femtech startup.

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