Have you ever wanted to write a novel? NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is an annual creative writing event that encourages you to start writing. Event participants attempt to write a 50,000-word manuscript during the month of November.
Sign up to set a goal, track your progress, and receive encouraging messages packed with resources. If you reach your word-count goal, you'll gain access to a special page with sponsor offers and more.
Student Nora Hunter has started a NaNoWriMo group for the Shenandoah community. If you'd like to join the group and share support, inspiration, and camaraderie with other SU writers, email Nora for details.
Although National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo) often coincides with National Poetry Month in April, there's no reason you can't do it November instead. Consider one or more of these ways to structure your 30 days of writing:
Whether you plan to write a 50,000-word manuscript or want to reach some other writing goal, join other Shenandoah University writers in the Armstrong Conference Room each week in November to work on your draft in good company.