Tag: NaNoWriMo

The best books for NaNoWriMo prep

The best books for NaNoWriMo prep
National Novel Writing Month starts on November 1. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept. the goal is to write a complete novel (50K words, at least) in one month. While the NaNoWriMo rules state that you can’t start writing the novel until the first of November, it is in your best interest to do some... Read more »

NaNoWriMo Home Stretch: Three Lessons Learned

We’re heading into the last week of National Novel Writing Month and I’m about 10,000 words away from my 50,000 word goal. And you know what? I’ve been amazed by how easy I have been able to fit NaNoWriMo into my life, despite having children at home all day and wanting to have time to... Read more »

NaNoWriMo Starts Tomorrow. Strap On Your Bionic Typing Hands.

The goal of National Novel Writing Month is to write a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. Which sounds like a lot, but it’s not. 50,000 words over 30 days is about 1,700 a day, which (if you’re staying on track) should take you about two hours. I’ll be participating this year for the second... Read more »