NaNoWriMo 2014 Results

Congratulations to our 2014 NaNoWriMo Winners! Also, congrats to all those who participated and who wrote more than they would have otherwise. Utah Valley Writers NaNoWriMo participants wrote a total of 780,641 words during the month of November. In fact, that’s 15.6 50,000-word novels. That’ll make a lot of great critique material for our meetings. […]

NaNoWriMo 2014 Participants

Bryce Evans, Username: BryceMonkey Erica Thurston, Username: ericathur Mike Glassford, Username: glass4d Michelle Stoddard, Username: windsong92 Alison Miller Woods, Username: ali_woo Brittney Mulliner, Username: brittney-mulliner Dallan Simper, Username: nightbane Matt Knight, Username: m-knight81 Taffy Earl Lovell, Username: bookaddict Michelle Garrett Bulsiewicz, Username: mbulsiewicz Robin LuBean King, Username: robinyourheart Pamela Stott Williams, Username: palmolive Kerri Sue […]

7 NaNoWriMo Tips

Aaaaaand . . . Commence NaNoWriMo! Good luck to everyone doing it. I’ve won two years straight and here’s what I can tell you. Both years were hard because I did it wrong, and I swore I’d never do it again, not until I was a full-time, living-off-my-writing writer. Except I didn’t stick to that […]

NaNoWriMo 2014

NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is fast approaching. Those who participate will strive to average 1667 written words per day in November in order to write a 50,000 novel throughout the month. When I first joined Utah Valley Writers I simply knew that I wanted to write. Unfortunately, I had no idea what I would write. […]

NaNoWriMo 2013 Results

Chapter Results Michele WINNER = 114,266 words 0 50,000 Fed To The Beast Michele’s Baby NaNoBeasts Bryce WINNER = 82,513 words Bryce’s Baby NaNoBeasts James WINNER = 76,864 words James’s Baby NaNoBeasts Mikelynn WINNER = 56,469 words Amryn WINNER = 55,622 words Taffy WINNER = 52,438 words Dallan WINNER = 51,412 words Monica WINNER = […]

Peggy Eddleman — Sky Jumpers Launch

Congratulations to Peggy Eddleman, her debut SKY JUMPERS released today! You can meet Peggy and get a copy of SKY JUMPERS signed at these locations: The Pleasant Grove Library (30 E Center St. Pleasant Grove, UT) in conjunction with The King’s English Bookshop. https://www.facebook.com/events/296291363845042 & At UVW’s October Chapter meeting. SKY JUMPERS back cover: 12-year-old […]

Summer Writing Events Open For Registration

Adults & Youth 14+: Our conference, in partnership with Alpine School District, on June 28th & 29th is open for registration until the 25th of June. The cost is $50 for two days of instruction from amazing authors and lunch is included! To register and for more details, click HERE. For Youth (Age varies from […]

NaNoWriMo 2012

The NaNoWriMo Results Are In! Congratulations to our winners here and those not listed who won also.  For those who succumbed to the NaNoWriMo Beast, may you slay it next year. Winners REBECCA Young Adult Ending Count: 72,717 Words 100 +% 0 50,000 WORDS RACHELLE Mainstream Fiction Ending Count: 54,440 Words 100 + % 0 […]