The Night Before NaNoWriMo

Anyone who has ever participated in National Novel Writing Month knows that October 31st is not only Halloween, but it also marks the night before a frightening, psychedelic, month-long frenzy. Writing a 50,000 word novel in a month seems crazy impossible to the wannabe novelist. Yet, it’s just the kind of impossible every amateur writer […]

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. […]