I Love Nanowrimo

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    Gearing up for my tenth Nano.

    Always like the pressure of the deadline - doesn't allow any procrastination.
    wcr31 wcr31
    41-45, M
    Oct 28, 2015

    Already Behind!

    It's the 5th of November here (Happy Guy Fawkes Night/Bonfire Night by the way) and I'm already behind!! But I am determined! I like my idea and NaNoWriMo gives me that energy and push to stop procrastinating and do it! I've never written a book before (first year doing...
    Elilaa Elilaa
    26-30, F
    Nov 4, 2009

    Devasation!!

    I don't know how many previous winners there are, but I am. I go an email today saying that NaNoWriMo has finally found a way for the winners to "publish" their books. I was ecstatic until I remembered....   My computer crash last December First, and too my jump...
    whosanerd whosanerd
    16-17
    Oct 26, 2008

    i need help getting inspired to write a plot

    for my first NaNoWriMo submission this year... suggestions??
    imaginecolors imaginecolors
    13-15, F
    Sep 29, 2015

    Whoo!

    I finished two years in a row, and I can't wait for this year!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 15, 2008

    NaNoWriMo is coming! Quickly,

    might I add, and I'm still clueless about what novel I want to write. The reason I'm so reluctant to just choose one and run is because I set this goal for myself a few years ago. I told myself I'd have a book published by the time I graduated high school, and now that I'm a...
    savannaheliz savannaheliz
    16-17, F
    Oct 16, 2015

    Forgot!!!

    Darn it!! It's started again hasn't it?? I've completely forgotten!!! Luckily it's only the 6th. I've got a while yet. God I was panicking when I forgot, too busy with other stuff. It's my second year this year!!!
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Nov 6, 2007

    The First-time Nano

    Hey, guys! I found the NaNoWriMo site a few months ago, and though I won't have enough time this time around to do the Camp NaNo summer sessions, I plan on being an official participant for the main challenge this November. I really enjoy the idea of the program and I am in the...
    AngelusCuriosa99 AngelusCuriosa99
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jun 25, 2013

    Last November I wrote the first draft to my

    first novel. It was fantastic (the experience not the novel. in my opinion the novel sucks. but then again I guess I'm my own worst critic). It was a blast to write and I want to do it again if school allows me and I wish I had done it in July. bit things were too hectic. Next...
    AbleSankovik AbleSankovik
    18-21, M
    Jul 21, 2015

    The Love Of My Life

    God bless the wonderfully twisted mind that made NanoWrimo and the critters that make it possible every year. I have loved writing ever since i could hold a pen. And the 30 days that Nano forced me to channel my ideas to paper was the best month of my life! I swear, it was...
    jiyuunatori jiyuunatori
    18-21, F
    Dec 5, 2009

    I am new on ep but I knew I could find my NaNo

    family here too!! NaNoWriMo 2010 pretty much saved my life. I was suffering debilitating PPD after the birth of my first child and writing a novel that November is what pulled me out of it.
    whenyoucant whenyoucant
    31-35, F
    Mar 25, 2015

    First Go At It This Year.

    National Novel Writing month in November. One of the people on EP mentioned it in one of their posts recently and until then I had never hear of it. Seen as I love story telling so much I just had to join in. It's fun and easy, but it has been going for 6 days already. The goal...
    logisticmosquito logisticmosquito
    51-55
    Nov 6, 2007

    This Is the Year

    This is my third year and this is the year i'm going to complete the 50,000 words. Wish me luck.
    Spicyrose Spicyrose
    22-25
    Sep 28, 2008

    I Never Finish But I Still Enjoy It

    I fail at finishing things, but NaNoWriMo is a good exercise for me, helps me work on my motivation. I might have finished last year, but our computer got a virus and was down of a week during November. I cannot describe to you how excruciatingly frustrated and disappointed I was...
    HeCradledHerAndHeRockedHer HeCradledHerAndHeRockedHer
    22-25, F
    May 16, 2012
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