Happy Halloween, everyone!
That said, it means tomorrow is November 1st and the start of an exciting creative month for writers world-wide.
Have you been dreaming of writing the next great novel? Take the challenge and write 50,000 words during the coming month with the help and support of thousands of other professional and amateur authors. Sign up for NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) HERE and get your first draft out there!
Is your literary bent more juvenile? Head straight for PiBoIdMo (Picture Book Idea Month) and see whether you can come up with 30 picture book ideas in 30 days. Register on Tara Lazar's blogand check back in for daily inspiration with wonderful insights and advice from Tara and her guest bloggers.
If you're interested in learning more about storytelling in general, and the new technologies that can be used as tools, this course started this week and will be continuing until December. The Future of Storytelling is a MOOC (massive open on-line course) that is free and available to anyone who wants to learn more about the past, present and future of storytelling.
Are you ready? Fingers poised over your computer keyboard? On your mark, get set, GO!