Category Archives: NaNoWriMo

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) 2017

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) provides the “structure, community, and encouragement” for a challenging and fun creative writing venture: during the month of November, participants aim to write a novel (50,000 words). That’s right – write a novel in a … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Q&A with author Jennifer Brown

Jennifer Brown is the author of Modern Girls. She has lived in New York, Florida, and Seattle, and now lives in Massachusetts. Jennifer has participated in NaNoWriMo multiple times, and Modern Girls started out as a NaNoWriMo project. Jennifer contributed … Continue reading

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So you’ve written a book…

…or you’re in the process of writing one (ahem, NaNoWriMo participants!). In the midst of developing your characters, finding the perfect words to evoke your setting, and twisting together plot strands, you might start daydreaming about the end of the … Continue reading

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3,334 words and counting

It’s Day Two of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), and we hope all participants (a.k.a. WriMos) are feeling confident! We hope you’ll come to one of our seven remaining Write Ins throughout the month. And the Robbins Library isn’t the … Continue reading

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National Novel Writing Month 2016: Ready, set, write

Attention, writers! November – a.k.a. National Novel Writing Month, a.k.a. NaNoWriMo – is upon us! (We warned you this would happen. Winter is coming, and all that.) You can learn all about NaNoWriMo (and sign up for free) at nanowrimo.org. … Continue reading

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Coming to a library near you in November 2016: NaNoWriMo

In the midst of the summer heat, it’s hard to believe November will be here in a mere three months, but we have it on pretty good authority that it’s coming. And November means…National Novel Writing Month! Check out NaNoWriMo.org … Continue reading

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Coming soon to a library near you…NaNoWriMo!

Maybe you’ve been gearing up for NaNoWriMo for weeks or months already; maybe you don’t know what it is (it’s National Novel Writing Month, and it takes place every year in November) but you like the idea of writing a … Continue reading

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Come Write In for NaNoWriMo 2015

November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), and what better place to write your novel than at the library? That’s why we’re inviting all NaNoWriMo participants to “Come Write In” the library throughout November. Whether you’re a NaNo veteran or … Continue reading

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Congratulations, WriMos!

Congratulations to all 2014 NaNoWriMo participants! Writing a novel is a huge undertaking, and you were brave enough to tackle it – in just one short month. Before you shove your manuscript in a drawer (or close your laptop) and … Continue reading

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Attention, WriMos: Save that sentence!

It’s just days till NaNoWriMo kicks off; our first Write In is Monday, November 3, from 6-9pm in the Community Room. I hope lots of you will Come Write In to share the excitement of starting your writing projects. Now, … Continue reading

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