National Novel Writing Month is upon us!
It’s NaNoWriMo! National Novel Writing Month Let’s celebrate some of the success stories of this annual event. Geoff talks about the 6 novels that have had humble beginnings in NaNoWriMo and have gone on to best selling success and critical acclaim. Give NaNoWriMo a shot this November. Plus more!
As we gear up for a month of daily deadlines it’s worth pausing and taking some inspiration. Did you know these bestselling novels had their humble beginnings in NaNoWriMo? Neither did I. Check out this list (courtesy of Barnes and Noble).
- The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
- Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
- Fangirl by Rainbow Ruen
- Wool by Hugh Howey
- The Darwin Elevator by Jason M. Hough
- Cinder, Scarlet and Cress by Mellissa Meyer
I’m using this podcast to declare my participation in NaNoWrimo 2016. I’m in! I’m going to podcast regularly about the experience as we get down to the wire in November 30th.
I’ve got a request for you! If you’re a current or past participant in NaNoWriMo and would like to talk to me on the podcast, get in touch. I’d like to share your struggles, tips and elations with the Book Revolution Audience.
- NaNoWriMo Website
- List of 8 best selling novels that started as NaNoWriMo projects
- eBook in a Box: The Writing and Publishing Course