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NaNoWriMo

Postby iVeg » Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:15 pm

https://nanowrimo.org/

NaNoWriMo [National Novel Writing Month] starts today. If you've ever wanted to write a 50,000 word rough draft of a novel, this is a great time to try. Thousands of people have already started. The focus is on quantity of words, consistently writing 1667 words per day [or more].
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Re: NaNoWriMo

Postby irwin » Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:51 pm

I've always wanted to do NaNoWriMo in November and then make a concept album based on the book the following February.
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Re: NaNoWriMo

Postby Lunkhead » Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:55 pm

Today I learned NaNoWriMo is Berkeley CA based:

http://www.berkeleyside.com/2017/11/03/ ... n-a-month/
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Re: NaNoWriMo

Postby HeuristicsInc » Wed Nov 08, 2017 1:12 pm

I tried it the last two ... no, three years, but never finished anything close to 50k. I did get a nice novella out of the first year but failed miserably the next two.
This year I just didn't even get started. I find FAWM to be more doable.
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Re: NaNoWriMo

Postby vowlvom » Thu Nov 09, 2017 2:45 am

I signed up for this challenge a few years ago but I've never managed to get started on anything concrete, really.

Does anyone from the SongFight community get involved with the musical version? I'm attempting a fully electronic album this month, because... well, why not?
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Re: NaNoWriMo

Postby Lunkhead » Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:24 am

Huh, never heard of NaSoAlMo. Definitely sounds like something folks here would be into. I know there are lots of FAWMers here.

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