5 Tips for Rocking NaNoWriMo


NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is a fun annual challenge to writers to write 50,000 words of a novel in one month. It happens every November and thousands of authors around the world sign up to participate! If you’re thinking about joining in this year, take a look at our 5 essential tips on how to ROCK NaNoWriMo from Novel Selling Secrets founder and bestselling author, Jessica Brody!


  • Ouline 2 weeks before November 1
  • 1700 words per day (if you’re going to write every day)
  • 2300 words per day (if you’re going to write 5 days a week)
  • Don’t look back, don’t edit, don’t judge!
  • Shut off all distractions (email, Twitter, Facebook, Phones)
  • Use Evernote to record voice notes to yourself

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Good luck in November, authors!


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