What is the NaNoWriMo challenge?

What is the NaNoWriMo challenge?

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is an annual event in which participants commit to writing a 50,000-word novel between November 1st and 30th. To win this November writing challenge, you’ll need to write an average of 1,667 words per day. …

Where do I write on NaNoWriMo?

NaNoWriMo doesn’t host any writing on its site, so you write your novel in your preferred text editor or a service like Reedsy, Novlr or Wattpad.

Does NaNoWriMo have to be fiction?

Writing Requires Finishing Not a novel, not a script, not a short story. (One wonders how many unfinished manuscripts sit collecting dust like a shelf full of Hummel figurines in an old cat lady’s decrepit Victorian manse.) NaNoWriMo lays down the law: you have a goal and that goal is to finish.

Can you start NaNoWriMo early?

The point of NaNoWriMo isn’t to start the book early, because it’s all about finishing it within the 30 days. Having the idea and concept ready to go, though, is definitely recommended.

What is the prize for NaNoWriMo?

Originally Answered: What is the prize for winning Nanowrimo? You get a 50,000 word draft for a novel that might turn into a publishable book! This may seem silly, but in terms of actual, tangible/physical rewards, that’s what you get for winning.

What is the difference between NaNoWriMo and camp NaNoWriMo?

What is Camp NaNoWriMo? Camp NaNoWriMo is a writing event that happens in April and July. It’s different from NaNoWriMo in November because you can work on any type of creative project, not just a novel. First drafts or revision, scripts or stories or poems or essays—all are welcome!

What is NaNoWriMo?

NaNoWriMo is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides tools, structure, community, and encouragement to help people find their voices, achieve creative goals, and build new worlds — on and off the page. NaNoWriMo believes in the transformational power of creativity.

What are the rules for NaNoWriMo?

To win NaNoWriMo, participants must write an average of approximately 1,667 words per day (69 per hour, 1.2 per minute) in November to reach the goal of 50,000 words written toward a novel.