Five Tips to Help You Prepare for Camp NaNoWriMo

Five Tips to Help You Prepare for Camp NaNoWriMo

July 2018's Camp NaNoWriMo is quickly approaching. I've decided not to participate this year, because I'm going to be out of the country the first two weeks of July, but I know many of you will participate. The purpose of Camp NaNoWriMo is to set a personal writing goal and complete that goal within a month. Your goal can be anything. Maybe you want to write a certain number of words or maybe you want to edit a couple of chapters. You can even decide to spend a certain number of hours plotting or planning your novel.

Regardless of what goal you decide to set, I've laid out ten tips below to help you prepare and get in the right mindset for Camp. 

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Five Ways to Help You Get a Great Story Idea

Five Ways to Help You Get a Great Story Idea

This week, I was reading over some of my past blog posts, and I realized that I write many posts as if you already have a story idea in mind. However, the truth is, many writers stare at a blank page or screen for hours trying to come up with the perfect story idea. Rest assured, it is effortless to come up with an original and satisfying story idea, and it involves very little frustration on your part. 

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