I’ve done a few challenges in my time (from StoryADay to NaNoWriMo) and I have some questions for you about how you’re preparing and what you’ll do instead-of/as-well-as outlining to sustain you through the month.
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P. S. Want to read about That Time I Met NaNoWriMo Founder Chris Baty, and how, sometimes, doing a scary thing turns out to be wonderful?
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Thanks! This was very helpful for me, Julie. I’m planning on participating in NANO in my own way and finally diving in to my second draft. I’ve been feeling the need to organize my goals for this and I really appreciate the head start. You are a gem!