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Tips Learned From NaNoWriMo 2018

Tips Learned From NaNoWriMo 2018

As many of you know I participated in NaNoWriMo 2018. Essentially what that means is I had the mental fortitude to withstand egregious amounts of coffee injected directly into my bloodstream. Also, I was able to write 1,700 words a day for a whole month ending at 50,000 words. I honestly learned a lot about my writing along the way. For context I’ve been writing fiction for around 8 years now, and this is the first time I’ve submitted anything to a competition or organization. It was a great experience to have participated and I have no regrets, well except now I’m even MORE addicted to coffee which I previously thought was impossible.

NaNoWriMo WIN

NaNoWriMo WIN

 Well folks, it's been a good month. A long month. A month in which I've wanted to pull my hair out, and smash my face into a fiery hot grill. NaNoWriMo is over and I've submitted my 50,000 words and won. To be fair as long as I wrote 50k words I would have won regardless of how many other competitors there are, because the competition isn't about beating others, it's about beating yourself. That didn't come out right...