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21 Things To Do When You Get Stuck During NaNoWriMo

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6. Set up a reward system for yourself for the rest of the month. Don't be afraid to celebrate the little victories. You deserve every one.

12. But don't feel pressured to follow it 100%. This is about figuring out what works for you, after all.

#writingtips sometimes we listen TOO MUCH to the advice of the wrong people. Don't let others tell you how to write your story. JUST WRITE

13. Remember that it's okay if you're struggling. You're writing a novel. It's supposed to be hard.

Chapter 1: Fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck fuck - Every #NaNoWriMo novel this year

20. If you're disheartened by the quality of your work, it's okay! No one's first draft is a masterpiece. You just have to keep writing to make it better.

"First draft"--the technical term for the debris field left when the idea hit the page. #amwriting #NaNoWriMo

21. And most importantly, just write. Write through the anxiety and self-doubt. Write until it becomes a habit, and it feels more unnatural to stop than to keep going.

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