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NaNoWriMo Tips

nanowrimo tips Enjoy all of Writer’s Digest’s free NaNoWriMo giveaways right here! Throughout the month of November we are giving away free downloads of NaNoWriMo tips, exercises, worksheets and more. Just click the links below and follow the directions to get your downloadable advice for National Novel Writing Month. Also, here is a list of excellent resources for NaNoWriMo.

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 30): How to Land a Literary Agent

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As NaNoWriMo comes to an end, we have one last giveaway—and it’s a big one! Today’s freebie is a special 90-minute webinar that details all of the tips and insights you need to know to get the attention of an agent and provide them with the information they need about your book. Enjoy! Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 28): How to End a Novel

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A worksheet that features the basic questions you should be answering in your closing scenes. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 27): A Worksheet to Help You Write the Perfect Climax to Your Novel

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A free worksheet that will help you think through the key questions you should be asking – questions that will ensure the most powerful, satisfying climax possible. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 23): Subplot Tracker

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A handy subplot tracker from by Joseph Bates will help to organize your thoughts. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 22): Starting Your Novel Right

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A checklist to review those first few pages of your manuscript to see if what you’re writing quickly is also written well. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 21): The Hero/Heroine Quiz

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: Two quizzes to help you find out which archetype your character most closely resembles. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 20): Inspiration From Orson Scott Card

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: Insight from Orson Scott Card on success, drive, and creating a regular writing practice. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 19): “Words You Should Know” On Printable Bookmarks

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: Three downloadable bookmarks that highlight some fun, yet not often used, terms that can make your writing more colorful and interesting. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 16): How To Maintain Energy to Write (Even When Working Fulltime)

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Learn from interviews with twenty working writers who share their secrets for getting the work done and maintaining the energy to write—even when working a full time job elsewhere. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 15): A Chart to Help You Map Your Novel

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A story map that will help you stay on track and finish on time. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 14): A New Character Archetype: The Game Changer

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Get the low down on one archetype character who might be perfect for giving your story an added layer of conflict and complexity that will spark readers’—and agents’—interest. Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 13): How to Create Powerful Conflict in Your Novel

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: How to Create Powerful Conflict in Your Novel Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 12): How to Pace Your Novel

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: How to Pace Your Novel Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 9): 37 Motivational Tips for Writers

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: 37 Motivational Tips for Writers Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 8): Tips on How to Write Fast

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: Tips on How to Write Fast Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 7): Checklist of Story Points

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A Checklist of Story Points … Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 6): Breakdown of Storytelling Plots

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A Breakdown of Storytelling Plots … Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 5): 50 Questions to Consider When Writing a Novel

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content each weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: 50 Questions to Consider When Writing a Novel Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 2): Motivation Master Plan Template

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content every weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: A Motivation Master Plan Template Read more

NaNoWriMo Giveaway (Day 1): Get Started Calendar

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In honor of National Novel Writing Month, I’m going to be offering free content every weekday in November to help all NaNoWriMo participants (and, really, anyone who is working on a novel). Here is today’s giveaway: Our Get Started Calendar. Read more