Thing a Day
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Thing a Day

NaNoWriMo 2022: A Retrospective

What a successful failure.

As I talked about throughout the month of November, I participated in NaNoWriMo this year. NaNoWriMo, or more formally “National Novel Writing Month,” is a challenge whereby a person writes 50,000 words on a novel (or any other writing project, really) in the month of November. It is a challenge — to maintain pace, you need to write an average of 1,667 words per…



In which I write one thing each day.

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Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.