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NaNoWriPod - Nanowrimo / writing / creativity / process

A podcast dedicated to the event known as National Novel Writing Month

Episode 6: 'Reeling in stories and thinking about Nano'

Your adventures in National Novel Writing Month.  This podcast covers the event where writers try to complete 50,000 words in 30 days.

EPISODE 6: 'Reeling in stories and thinking about Nano'

Jim and Ben catch up after the first weekend of NaNoWriMo and compare experiences. Then we explore in more detail Jim Butcher's "Scene and Sequel" method of writing, and try it out live!

Question for listeners: Have you tried constructing a scene based on "Scenes and Sequels"?

NaNoWriPod Hosts:

  • Ben Alexander runs and is starting his second season of NaNoWrimo. He can be followed on Twitter @mistahben and on the NaNo site at mistahben.
  • Jim Markus, the creator of “Write with Lions”, runs  and is starting his sixth season of NaNoWriMo. Jim is on Twitter @jimmarkus and on the NaNo site at jim-markus.

Both can also be heard on the  Stuff Smart People Like Podcast.

This podcast is not affiliated with the Office of Letters and Light, but we encourage you to support their awesome efforts. NaNoWriMo accepts donations on their site.