November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) where writers from around the world draft a 50,000-word novel in just 30 days. Will you conquer the challenge this year? Learn how to participate and get started writing today!
Winning National Novel Writing Month
Thursday, September 19, 7:30 p.m. (Drop in)
Learn what it takes to write a novel in a month from author and seven-time NaNoWriMo winner Tracy Townsend whose published book series began as NaNoWriMo projects.
Write a Book in a Day Workshop
Saturday, October 19, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. (Registration opens Saturday, September 28)
Have an idea for a novel? Develop riveting characters and a plot without holes at this all-day workshop with bestselling author Annalisa Russo. This is a working class, so bring your preferred writing tools.
Thursday, October 31, 6 p.m. (Drop in)
Discover last-minute strategies and details about the November contest as you prepare to write your novel.
Come Write-In: Halfway Check-In
Tuesday, November 12, 6 p.m. (Drop in)
Join us to check in near the halfway point, meet other NaNoWriMo authors and to work on your novel.
We’re here 24/7 to support you along the way to completing your NaNoWriMo challenge. Hit the dreaded writer’s block? We curated these resources for writers just like you. Need a pep talk? Here are some inspiring words from fellow writers to guide you on your journey.