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NaNoWriMo: Beating Writer’s Block

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by Keri Horan

Hey everyone! Happy NaNo week two! How are we all feeling after the first seven days? Excited? Exhausted? Well, don’t worry. No matter what your situation, you’re in luck. Week 2 is notorious for giving Wrimos everywhere a hard time, but it doesn’t have to. I guarantee you’re in a better position than me (oh, […]

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NaNoWriMo Series: Pace Yourself

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by Keri Horan

We’re officially Two days away from the start of NaNoWriMo! How in the world did that happen?? It’s time to get serious, so we’re bringing you some seriously helpful tools this week. If you haven’t seen the rest of our NaNo Prep, you can find tons of tools, tips, and tricks in these posts–everything from what type […]

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NaNoWriMo Has Arrived!

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by Keri Horan

The day has finally come! After eleven months of waiting, it’s officially NaNoWriMo! For those of you who weren’t with us during our NaNoPrep, we’ve got tons of great resources for you: –What NaNoWriMo is and why you should do NaNoWriMo this year –How to set up your space –Tips from past NaNo winners –Software […]

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NaNoWriMo Series: Ultimate Playlists

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by Keri Horan

All right, guys. This is the home stretch of NaNoWriMo Prep. Hard to believe, but we’ve only got one prep post left after this one! Next week we’re going to be bringing you some seriously helpful tools that will help you organize your thoughts and yourself before November 1 arrives. If you’ve missed any of our other […]

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NaNoWriMo Series: Setting Up Your Space

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by Keri Horan

Welcome to our second post in the NaNoWriMo Writing series! We’re counting down the weeks until November 1, and bringing you all the information you need to hit the ground running–er, typing–come November. If you missed our first post, which gives background on what NaNoWriMo is, check it out here! To kick things off, I’m […]

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Author Guest Post

Writing Advice From Chris Lynch

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by The Riveted Team

Normally to get Chris Lynch’s expert writing advice, you’d have to apply for the Creative Writing M.F.A. program in which he teaches—but we got Chris to share some of his best advice just for you! Dear Aspiring Writers: Blister me. Singe me. Tell me things that will burn off both of my ears and water my […]

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