Tag Archives: NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo Isn’t For Everyone

Last week, we posted about strategies for making it through National Novel Writing Month. This week, a couple of us are going to talk about why we aren’t doing NaNo this year, and why that’s totally fine. Rachel Halpern (Alpha 2007 & 2008): I learned a lot from NaNo – I learned how much plot… Read More »

Making It to 50,000 Words: Strategies for NaNoWriMo

Last week, Alpha graduate Jameyanne Fuller talked about “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly About National Novel Writing Month.” This week, Alphans discuss how they do the impossible (or at least highly improbable), win NaNoWriMo, and finish their 50,000 words. Lara Donnelly (Alpha 2007 & 2008): This may be viewed by some as semi-cheating,… Read More »