May 2016

In praise of Nanowrimo

It’s the end of April, and I’ve just finished ‘Camp Nanowrimo’. It’s hard to describe what Nanowrimo is all about. You just need to sign up and have a go. This is how it is described on their website:  “National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30.Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel.” It was from a writers’ group in Inverness that I first heard…