I'll make my own stress-free environment.
"Before he knew it, the train had whooshed by, taking his hat along for the ride."
Several of my characters from other stories are begging to appear in NaNo this year. Did you ever wonder what your past used characters do while they are waiting for you to call on them again?
Mine, thank goodness, have been thinking of adventures they'd like to have.
I hope you're having a great week.