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Off the beaten path: NaNoWriMo Writing Tips

by • November 22, 2013

Guest post from Matthew Quinn It’s been said that everybody has got a book in them, but in these days of the big publishers consolidating, the small presses overwhelmed with submissions, and truly vast offerings available via self-publishing platforms like Kindle Direct and Smashwords, it’s more important… MORE →

Five Tips for Winning NaNoWriMo

by • November 18, 2013

We’re knee-deep in NaNoWriMo—that’s National Novel Writing Month, in case you missed the memo—and although the finish line draws closer, you may find yourself thinking about throwing in the towel. Don’t panic and don’t give up! Here are five ways you can keep your creative mojo flowing. Support: Although writing is essentially a solitary endeavor, it’s almost never done in a vacuum. Pick up the book nearest to you and flip to the acknowledgements; chances are, you’ll see a list of people who helped the author create the book you hold… MORE →

“Where do you do it?” Meme Generators

by • November 11, 2013

Do you want to help us spread awareness for writing, GrammoWriMo, and NaNoWriMo? Or maybe you just want to show some of your writer-pride? Either way, we’ve put together a special meme for you to customize with your own #IDoIt caption. To create your own #IDoIt meme to share on Facebook, Twitter, your blog and other social media channels, follow the instructions below: 1. Choose whether you would like a male image or a female image.                         2. Once you… MORE →