An excellent guide to the NaNoWriMo signup process and a tour of the resources in NaNoWriMo, including pep talks from a wide variety of authors.
Think Nanowrimo is a waste of time? Let’s ask these five wildly successful Nanowrimo authors what they think! *** The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen Wool, by Hugh Howey Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell Cinder by Merissa Myer
No Plot, No Problem
Chris Baty founded National Novel Writing Month, the largest writing event in the world, in 1999. Nearly 500,000 people sign up each year to write novels and realize their creative dreams. He’s published several books on his unique brand of creativity, including No Plot, No Problem, and Ready, Set, Novel.
Weekly Inspiration for Writers
Write-minded: Weekly Inspiration for Writers is for writers craving a unique blend of inspiration and real talk about the ups and downs of the writing life. Hosted by Brooke Warner of She Writes and Grant Faulkner of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), each theme-focused episode of Write-minded features an interview with a writer, author, or publishing industry professional. There’s always a takeaway at the end of each show for listeners, too. Brooke and Grant interview writers, authors, and publishing industry folks, and bring to this weekly podcast their shared spirit of community, collaboration, and a deeply held belief that everyone is a writer, and everyone’s story matters.