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NaNoWriMo: National Novel Writing Month: Home

Some information about NaNoWriMo and sources that might be helpful in writing your novel in November, or anytime.

National Novel Writing Month is November

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What is NaNoWriMo?

National Novel Writing Month began in 1999 as a daunting but straightforward challenge: to write 50,000 words of a novel in thirty days. Now, each year on November 1, hundreds of thousands of people around the world begin to write, determined to end the month with 50,000 words of a brand new novel. They enter the month as elementary school teachers, mechanics, or stay-at-home parents. They leave novelists.

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"What is NaNoWriMo?" NaNoWriMo, nanowrimo.org/about-nano, accessed 29 Sep. 2022.