Guest Post from a CU Teen

This post was submitted by a 17 year old Christian unschooler, writing under the pen name Tris Cadekifobia. Tris has previously written for other homeschooling outlets under other names.

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How do you see the world?

When you look at a cat, what do you see? An animal? Whiskers? A cute and cuddly hairball? A mouse trap? Claws? A creature susceptible to the taunting of a dangling string? A poop machine? Impending doom? Continue Reading

NaNoWriMo

 

I’m writing today to tell you about NaNoWriMo–what it is, and my experience with it.

NaNoWriMo, stands for “National Novel Writing Month”; authors from all over the world take part in it!  It starts on November 1st and ends at midnight on November 30th.

In NaNoWriMo, you set a Word Goal that you have to meet by the end of the month.  Oh that’s right, I forgot to mention–In NaNoWriMo you’re supposed to write a novel within the month of November! :O

But it is possible to write a novel within 30 days.  🙂  How do I know?  I did it last year. Continue Reading