What is NaNoWriMo?
National Novel Writing Month happens
every November! It's a fun, seat-of-your-pants
writing event where the challenge is to
complete an entire novel in just 30 days.
For one month, you get to lock away your inner
editor, let your imagination take over, and just
How It Works
During NaNoWriMo, you write 50,000 words
in the 30 days of November. The challenge
may be hard, but the logistics are not.
1.Sign-up at nanowrimo.org and “like”
2.At midnight on November 1, start writing
3.Update your word count whenever you
4.Starting on November 25, you can
validate your novel to win!
1,667 words …
Oh boy! That’s a LOT of words…
How Can I Possibly Find Time?
Time Finder Technique—track your
daily activities in 15-30 minute
RED—Required Activities: Class, Work,
YELLOW—Strongly Desirable Activities:
Eating, Showering, Exercise, Relaxation, etc.
GREEN—Unnecessary Activities: Internet,
T.V., Watching paint dry, etc.
This project was sponsored by Eastern Michigan
University’s: English Department, Eastern
Michigan Writing Project, Children’s
Literature, English Education, and Creative
THANK YOU ALL……………………….