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Gantic
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It's like right now for some people, but it's not like anyone here completes it right? What are your plans?

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Salvidian
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I'm going to write two sentences but then give up because it's hard.

jeol
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I'll write a bunch of random short stories and then try to tie them together in the end because I'm lazy.

But then I actually have to write the short stories first...

Nurvana
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Day one completed

http://i862.photobucket.com/albums/ab189/Nurvana/Unknown-3.jpeg

Hectichermit
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I would like to write a collaborative novel in a fantasy or sci fi setting...

The plan is to do it on a character basis after developing a setting with the other writers...dunno if such things are allowed in NaNoWriMo

OperationNilo
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I already got a solid enough idea. Will begin writing tomorrow.

Good luck, fellow writers, and may the odds be ever in your favour.

StormWalker
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I'd like to do it.
Except I have four multichapter stories that haven't been updated for a month, with the exception of the collab, and I HAZ NO TIME FO YO NANOWRIMO KTHXBAI

Erabor
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Wait.... what is NaNoWriMo?

jeol
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NaNoWriMo = National Novel Writing Month.

Basically, you try to write a novel in a month.

Erabor
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Oh jeez.
Challenge accepted.... are the lovely people of AG going to post their novel attempts (On this thread)?

jeol
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Lol, not in this thread. If people post them at all, they post it in their own threads or in a separate thread. Since a novel has to be at least 50,000 words, this thread would get very long...

Erabor
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Since a novel has to be at least 50,000 words, this thread would get very long...

Oh yeah, good point.... I don't think a novel really has to have a concrete number of words. Of Mice and Men doesn't even hit 30,000 words.
Salvidian
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I'm at 2000 words but I'll never post it anywhere. I'll probably get tired of it at the 10k mark.

OperationNilo
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I'm at 2000 words but I'll never post it anywhere. I'll probably get tired of it at the 10k mark.


*scoff*
pangtongshu
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Of Mice and Men doesn't even hit 30,000 words.


Of Mice and Men is a novella, not a novel.
Erabor
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Of Mice and Men is a novella, not a novel.

You just pwned me.

I started the challenge last night, and I think I'm somewhere at the 1000 word mark. For personal uses, I might extend the challenge to Dec. , since that would be 1 month from when I started, but If I can somehow manage to hit the big 50k before that (heck if I meet novella standards, Ill be ecstatic) I'll be one happy guy.
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