Category: Housekeeping

    Getting the Word Counter on the New NaNo Site

    I beat my head against the wall trying to figure out how to update my word count on the brand new novel I started writing this morning. The process is much different to the previous NaNoWriMo site, and it was completely unintuitive to me. Someone had to walk me through it. I’m putting instructions here to save you from my frustration. (Although it may already be too late!) The piece I was missing? Transitioning my novel from “Prepping” to “In Progress.” Here’s how to do it. On your NaNoWriMo home page, make sure your project is visible (you may have […]

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    Gearing up for NaNoWriMo 2019

    For 2019, the Sacramento chapter of NaNoWriMo has a bunch of new announcements—and things we haven’t done before. Our biggest change? This year, we’re offering learning sessions each of the first four Saturdays in November. These will be led by several of the writers in our group who’ve gotten their fiction published. We hope you’ll find the sessions useful for finishing your month a winner—and for taking your project to the next level! In the next couple of weeks, we’ll announce the dates for the “meet and greets”—the late October meet-ups where we’ll introduce ourselves and each other. Be sure […]

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