NaNoWriMo


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NaNoWriMoNational Novel Writing Month
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Some partakers share their works-in-progress during November on the NaNoWriMo site, some keep it completely to themselves until the month is over and others share their updating novels on (http://www.
Burnam, a librarian and a writer, invited teens to participate in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) this year.
Buoyed by having completed NaNoWriMo, Shelley entered the Northern Writers' Awards in 2011 with just two chapters of her book and was astounded when she won the Andrea Badenoch Award, which commemorates the talented Newcastle writer who died of breast cancer.
She said: "I love this time of the year more than I love Christmas and my birthday, purely because NANOWRIMO gives me the opportunity to meet with a community.
She is donating a portion of proceeds earned by My Own Magic to The Office of Letters and Light, the nonprofit organization behind NaNoWriMo.
When I first met you, you were talking about a novel called Speeding in the Driveway--and suddenly you emerged from NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) in a great surge with a different novel working, called Surprise Valley, and also, I think, a memoir brewing.
Ms Parker joins thousands of people in 90 countries who are taking part in NaNoWriMo challenge that is running in its 12th year.
NaNoWriMo teaches the art and joy of writing within a taut deadline
NaNoWriMo challenged students to create a word-count goal and write a novel in 30 days.
One website that does encourage people to plough on with at least a first draft day by day is the NaNoWriMo group, which builds up to a month-long writing extravaganza with authors setting themselves a target of completing a 50,000 word draft within a month.
Hundreds of Irish people are expected to take part in Nanowrimo, an annual global event where participants are expected to write an entire book in the month of November.
Thankfully for me and everybody else who ever wanted an external reason for buckling down and banging out a novel, November is National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo for short).