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2019 NaNoWriMo Prep Board!

Hi! I'll add links to my 2 other NaNo Boards as it comes up. 

Here it is! Complain, suggest, rant, link (NOT TO PERSONAL PAGES! TO ARTICLES OR TIPS, BUT REMEMBER TO COMPLY TO NMG'S RULES!!), and anything else you can think of! 


What is NaNoWriMo? NAtional NOvel WRIting MOnth! It takes place during November, and writers around the world (yeah, it's actually international) accept the challenge to write a novel in a month! For adults, this is usually 50,000 words, but Young Writers can use whatever word count they see fit (my first year I did only 18,000 words - and that was after raising my goal!

What do I have to do to participate? Write! Well, you really just have to write, but lots of writers sign up on the site (links to follow) and set their goal so they can be held accountable... with the internet! Ask your parent(s)/guardian(s) before you joinYoung Writers' Program (YWP) Adult (I suggest you use YWP - it's a bit better for COPPA, but it does have good articles you can read without an account)

Hm... I'm still not sure if I want to do this... Bruh, that's not a question. But - you should! Set a low goal if you want. You don't NEED to know you want to do it. Just start! Once you begin, you'll really want to do it! At least most of the time. 

WHAT SHOULD I WRITE?????? Anything! Well, preferably something. A book, actually! You don't really need an idea. You could have one... but it doesn't matter. Just start writing. Or plot!!! Whatever sinks your ship, bud. 

PM me or comment if you have any more questions! 

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  • i'm probably doing nano
  • I finally decided on a plot and I'm really happy with it tbh {:P and I really love my characters and I drew them today and the drawing actually came out decent
    I might post a summery of the story later, but yeah , I'm really happy.
  • i made a massive moodboard
    legit got mad b/c i had too many pictures
    also i'm making a story binder now??? haven't done it yet but i want to.
    how she do it
    she god
  • Poll time xD
    Idea 1: An Indian princess named Sivata has been kidnapped from her palace. Some say it was an evil sorcerer. Others claim to have seen a rare black tiger streaking away from the palace with someone on it's back. The king has sent his best warrior, sixteen year old Najati She-On, to rescue the princess. Najati's twin sister, Taiba, convinces her brother to let her join him on his journey through the jungle. *ensue quest with evil monkeys, magic rice, and a the rescue of a sacrificial prince*
    Idea 2: Fiona Cappelle is unusual. She has flaming red hair, freckled skin, and a knack for not dying in crazy situations. Accordingly, it doesn't really surprise her when she gets an invitation to a two and a half month long camp in the outskirts of London. As soon as she steps of the train, Fiona is sure that her summer is going to turn out very different than she expected as she's thrust into a world of wolves, forests, and marshmallow roasts. She makes friends with a thirteen year old boy named Jacob, who's skin is always crazy warm and is always around when there's a fire going. She also meets Casria, the daughter of the head of the camp, who calls herself a Timesprinter. On a secret trip to London one night, Fiona learns that Casria, Jacob and herself are all in danger. To protect them, Casria takes them somewhere they never wanted to go-- the past.
    Idea 3: (this one is not very fleshed out) Cressida Mulberry thinks she's normal. Sure, she's a queen. Sure, that means she's inherited a cursed magic closet that gives her everything she needs, a singing hairbrush that yells opera at her when she isn't dressed properly, and three palaces, but that's average, right? No. Cressida wakes up one morning to find a young man in her closet. He has no idea how he got there, but the closet has never sent Cressida sometimes pointless before. With the help of the young man, whose name is Myan, a ghost who is totally set on bringing Doomsday, and some enchanted knitting needles, will they be able to stop the world ending?

    And then I've got some other random ideas involving heroes/villains, dragons, and writers getting sucked into their own worlds, but these are my main three ideas.
    • um so
      write all of them? if you can/want to? but for NaNo....
    • 2 or 3?
    • 2!!! But all of them sound amazing!!
    • I love them all SO much oh my goshhhhhh
      I really like 2 though, it’s really intriguing and the characters sound awesome :D
    • I love them all???
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