31 Days of Ninja Writing Challenges: 2019

Spend the next month kicking ass!

Hey Ninja Writer!

Here are links to all of the posts in the 2019 edition of the 31 Day Ninja Writer Challenge. #NaNiWriMo (National Ninja Writer Month) here we come!

If you’re reading this post after May 2019, you can still challenge yourself. Bookmark this post and come back to read one post a day. Do the assignments. See what happens.

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Pre-Game Post

Welcome Post

Day One: Write Every Day

Day Two: Read Intensely

Day Three: Tiny Goals

Day Four: Keep a Writing Log

Day Five: Cage Your Inner Editor

Day Six: Be More Observant

Day Seven: Use an Every Day Notebook

Day Eight: Stop Comparing Yourself

Day Nine: Pay Attention to Stories

Day Ten: Start an Email List

Day Eleven: Make a Long Goal

Day Twelve: Call Yourself a Writer

Day Thirteen: Find Your People

Day Fourteen: Be The Boss Of Your Writing

Day Fifteen: Learn From the Masters

Day Sixteen: Watch TV Like a Writer

Day Seventeen: Grow a Thick Skin

Day Eighteen: Publish Something

Day Nineteen: Find Your Constant Reader

Day Twenty: Pull The Trigger on Short Fiction

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Shaunta Grimes is a writer and teacher. She is an out-of-place Nevadan living in Northwestern PA with her husband, three superstar kids, two dementia patients, a good friend, Alfred the cat, and a yellow rescue dog named Maybelline Scout. She’s on Twitter @shauntagrimes and is the original Ninja Writer.

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An Experiment in Reading + Writing