Just joined as well, written the first 1500 words today. Good luck

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In my circle of friends and among my colleagues, nobody knows what NaNoWriMo is, not even when I tell them that it is National Novel Writing Month. A few answered with a disinterested,


They probably think that it is the same kind of thing as National Carrot Cake Day (2/3), International Kissing Day (7/6) or National Bologna Day (10/24), but it’s not! NaNoWriMo is in a whole other league! In addition, it’s an entire month.

Really, I have no right to feel so strongly about NaNoWriMo. I only discovered it last year and only achieved a word count of around 4,600 words. Not exactly impressive. I am however starting over this year. I have a brand new idea – or rather, I don’t have an idea, I just starting writing, but I like where it is going so far. It’s Day 1 and I have 1700 words.

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  1. I don’t write novels .. heck, not even short stories (my blog of over 1700+ has one bit of fiction) … But I do know this – NaNoWriMo involves writing everyday, whereas National Bologna Day is one day – and only one day. Therefore, NaNoWriMo is more like Adopt a Turkey Month, Georgia Pecan Month, or World Sponge Month …. and yes, all these are in November.


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