USA :: Colorado :: Loveland
Don't forget to validate! In order to get the shiny purple winners bar and all the swag that comes with it, you need to validate your novel. To do this, mouse over the My NaNoWriMo tab in the header, then click on Validate My Novel (about halfway down the list). Paste your novel in the box. If you want to scramble it before submitting it, that's fine. A simple search and replace of various letters should make it unreadable.
I'm thankful that somewhere, there's a collective consciousness that parcels out story ideas, but we're able to use them based on our individual styles and tastes. ~ Christine Norris
Dreamers consider the wider universe. Dreamers build cathedrals, shape fine sculptures, and yes, generate literature. ~ Piers Anthony
There is no mistake so great as the mistake of not going on. ~ William Blake
In writing and politicking, it's best not to think about it, just do it.
~ Gore Vidal
Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go. ~ E. L. Doctorow
I have been successful probably because I have always realized that I knew nothing about writing and have merely tried to tell an interesting story entertainingly. ~ Edgar Rice Burroughs
Make everybody fall out of the plane first, and then explain who they were and why they were in the plane to begin with. ~ Nancy Ann Dibble
Don't get it right, just get it written. ~ James Thurber
Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not. ~ George Bernard Shaw
It is by sitting down to write every morning that one becomes a writer. ~ Gerald Brenan
I've always wanted to write a novel. It's overwhelming and daunting, and it's one of those things that every writer fantasizes about doing. ~ Howard Gordon
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
― Maya Angelou