NaNoWriMo: Write a Book in 30 Days!

Ready for a challenge? November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), when writers around the world dedicate themselves to writing 50,000 words in 30 days. Is it possible? Absolutely! Last year, over 400,000 people participated in this life-changing experience. Why not make this year the year to write your book?

Need inspiration? Hundreds of NaNoWriMo novels have been traditionally published, including: Sara Gruen’s Water for Elephants, Erin Morgenstern’s The Night Circus, Hugh Howey’s Wool, Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl, Jason Hough’s The Darwin Elevator, and Marissa Meyer’s Cinder

Write a Novel in 30 Days Workshop (LLA0012) is an intensive course designed to help you meet the challenge, with pre-planning tips, motivational coaching, writing exercises and workshops, in-class writing time and post-writing planning. Register today and take the express route to achieving your authoring dreams!


NaNoWriMo Write-Ins: The Writing Studio is proud to partner with the Harper College Library as an official NaNoWriMo 2018 Write-In Host. Join us for these free events at the library (Building F), no registration necessary:

Resources for Writers: Attend our free introductory class to learn what the library can do for you: Thursday, 10/18, 7-8 p.m., Library, Room F221

Scheduled Write-In Morning Sessions: Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, Library, Room F221

Scheduled Write-In Evening Sessions: Wednesdays, 6-10 p.m., 11/7, 11/14, 11/28, Library, Room F221

Open Write-Ins: Come in whenever the library is open, find an available spot and start writing! Hours: Library (Building F), Mondays-Thursdays 7:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Fridays 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Sundays 1-5 p.m. Note: the campus is closed 11/21-11/25.