NaNoWriMo

What is NaNoWriMo?

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 p.m. on November 30. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought fleetingly about writing a novel.

(My goal for NaNo is generally 100,000 words, rather than 50,000, as 50,000 is just too short for a full-length novel for me.)

Camp Nanowrimo runs in April and July of each year. Writers select their own writing or editing goals and join or are assigned to virtual cabins where lots of great chatting and encouragement goes on.

How to prepare for NaNo

Want to NaNo but don’t know how to start?  See my previous blog post.

If you are a NaNo participant

If you are participating in NaNo, search for my profile “pdw”, and buddy me!

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