Today begins National Novel Writing Month. More information is available here

NaNoWriMo began in 1999. 2010 is the first year I heard of it, but didn’t know much anything about it. The goal for participants (called Wrimos) is to write 50,000 words between November 1-30. 

The facilitator of my local writing group broached the subject during our September meeting, and I’ve been praying and kicking around the idea since then. It’s a pretty big commitment–a granddaughter has a birthday, Thanksgiving, and our anniversary all fall in November. And I didn’t even mention the biggest shopping day of the year! I ran it by hubby to get his thoughts. And…

I signed up!