October 19th, 2016

Why I Still Participate in NaNoWriMo (After 8 Years and a Book Contract)

Jamie Raintree

I participated in my first National Novel Writing Month event in 2008. I had never written a novel before and had no idea what I was getting myself into, but I’d always loved a challenge. Up until then, I’d only ever written short stories, and any previous novel attempts had stopped at the […]

December 28th, 2011

Are You Looking For A Doable Writing Challenge?

Jenny Hansen here, giving you another little dose of New Year’s writing pep. This is the time of year when many of us writers get overwhelmed. You’ve been hearing from all of us at WITS on the topic:

Louisa Bacio’s post last Friday described how the holidays crowd her writing time. Laura Drake encourages writers […]