What Does It Mean to Win NaNoWriMo?

It isn’t a competition. So what’s the point?

Photo by Ksenia Makagonova on Unsplash

A view years ago, a friend of mine who’s also a writer asked me what do I win when I win NaNoWriMo.

When I said, “Nothing,” she asked me, “Then why do you do it?”

I never realised how hard it is to answer this question until I tried to reply to her.

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