November 16th, 2015

Veronica Mars types on a Mac

Five Mistakes to Avoid in Your NaNoWriMo Novel

When you’re a writer, just being able to sit at the keyboard (or pen) may help save your sanity in these troubled times. (#WorstNovemberEver) So even though we’re halfway through National Novel Writing Month, I wanted to pass on Grammarly’s list of five writing mistakes to watch out for:

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Thanks to Grammarly for the tips:
https://www.grammarly.com/grammar-check

Since NaNoWriMo is something of a headlong rush, these tips might count more toward the next, and just as important, phase in your novel: editing. But editing the third draft of my latest book is exactly my task for this fall, and you should be halfway to finishing your first draft anyway, so it works!