National Novel Writing Month starts November 1. Get ready to start your novel project at this free virtual NaNoWriMo kickoff event in collaboration with Lake Erie Ink. Learn more about the NaNoWriMo process, get tips on planning your novel and maintaining your daily word count goal, and meet other novelists at this fun, informal event. Also check out Lake Erie Ink's Young Novelists Take on NaNoWriMo which begins 10/20 for grades 4-12.
This free event takes place remotely online via Zoom. Register to receive the Zoom link.
Matt Weinkam is a writer, editor, instructor and the executive director of Literary Cleveland. His work has been published in Denver Quarterly, Sonora Review, New South, DIAGRAM, and Electric Literature. He holds an MA in creative writing from Miami University, an MFA in fiction from Northern Michigan University, and he has taught creative writing as far away as Sun Yat-sen University in Zhuhai, China. Contact Matt at email@example.com.
Laura Maylene Walter’s debut novel, BODY OF STARS, is forthcoming from Dutton. Her writing has appeared in the Kenyon Review, Poets & Writers, The Sun, The Masters Review, Ninth Letter, and many other publications. She has been a Yaddo Fellow, a Tin House Scholar, and a writer-in-residence at the Chautauqua Institution and Art Omi: Writers.