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Where To Get Ideas For Your NaNoWriMo Project

Where To Get Ideas For Your NaNoWriMo Project

It’s time for the annual tradition of hand-wringing, self-loathing, and maybe — just maybe — writing a novel in 30 days. National Novel Writing Month has become a beacon of hope each November for the many high achievers who desire to not only start, but also finish a draft of…

How To Find The Perfect Time To Write

How To Find The Perfect Time To Write

If you dream of becoming a writer, you have to eventually sit down and write. Whether you’re doing National Novel Writing Month in November, or you dream of being a writer “someday”, the first inescapable step is making the time to do it. Here’s a 15-minute exercise toward that end…

What I Learned Doing NaNoWriMo For The First Time

What I Learned Doing NaNoWriMo For The First Time

This past month I participated in National Novel Writing Month (also known as “NaNoWriMo”). It was fun, exhausting, stressful and, at times, miserable. But it was also one of the greatest lessons I’ve ever learned regarding time management and creativity.