NaNoWriMo Contest

Ocober 1, 2007 (tonight) marks the first day for sign ups of the National Novel Writing Month contest. This is an annual contest held by the NaNoWriMo.org web site. Although you don't technically start writing until November 1st, you can sign up to obligate yourself to crank out 50,000 words within a month's time. The …

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Writer’s Write

A recurring theme in my experience with writing is that for all the excuses one has in regards as to why the writing isn't finished, or completed, or the goals set for ourselves doesn't come to fruition is simple. Writers write! Begin today by having no more excuses to find why we have not written …

Writer’s Meetup: How to form and run a Writer’s Group

When I started looking around for a writer's group to join, there was no big surprise that most of them are located near the city. Washington D.C. and Baltimore had a few, yet most were an hour's drive with traffic reminiscent of a high speed video game. More importantly, they were not here. Luckily I …

I learned years ago that in the area I live in, if there wasn't a group available for me to join, I'd simply start my own. So when I started looking around for a writer's group to join, there was no big surprise that most of them are located near the city. (Washington D.C.) Baltimore …