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Do You Really Need NaNoWriMo?

Why false motivation is a tricky thing

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First, let’s get things straight. I am not a NaNoWriMo hater. There’s certainly some minor merit in the idea. And some people swear by its motivational prominence. A few years ago, I did a radio story for several public radio stations on NaNoWriMo. It was fun and the writers I talked to were stoked. So, I get it.




Musings on the creative life from inside and out.

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David W. Berner, The Writer Shed

David W. Berner, The Writer Shed

Award-winning writer. Author of memoir and fiction. Editor of Medium publication: THE WRITER SHED.

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