National Novel Writing Month
Some Juniata students are participating in the program
Writing lasts throughout the whole month of November
One JC student is attempting to write 100,000 words
November is National Novel Writing Month, NaNoWriMo or NaNo for short. During NaNo, the event is based online where participants begin writing on November 1st and continue to write until November 30th, with a goal of 50,000 words in order to have a published copy of their novel. Freshmen Kathleen Myers wrote 100,000 words, which is double the 50,000-word goal. “ I originally began with the normal goal of 50,000 words and was pretty far ahead in the first couple of days. I had about 15,000 words by day five,” said Myers. “I was talking to some of my friends and said I have 15,000 words, they responded with little claps and said that’s good but it would be really impressive if you could write 100,000 words. I asked what they would give me if I wrote 100,000 by the end of this month and they said they would make me chocolate cov...