50K Words Later: NaNoWriMo Lessons & Takeaways

50K Words Later: NaNoWriMo Lessons & Takeaways

One cannot survive on writing alone but in November, we try... National Novel Writing Month [NaNoWriMo] asks authors to commit to completing 50K words [the first draft of a novel] in a single month. I wanted to share what helped me get through it, where I plan to do things differently the next go around, and one crucial question that I was left pondering as the month’s end drew near.