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Janet B.

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Review for The Office of Letters and Light, Berkeley, CA, USA

Rating: 4 stars  

As an annual partcipant in NaNoWriMo, I am grateful to the Office of Letters and Light for offering writers the opportunity to share a love of writing with other writers. Whether participants continue a writing career or not, this experience promotes the importance of the arts in enriching our lives. I've made life-long friends and colleagues.

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Review for The Office of Letters and Light, Berkeley, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

NaNoWriMo is a tremendous experience for any aspiring writer. I have participated for two years (and donated because I considered it so worthy). The encouragement and camaraderie are unique experiences in a field that tends to be solitary. Thanks to NaNo I finished rough drafts of two manuscripts and obtained a permanent critique partner/friend.

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I completed two rough draft manuscripts that are now polished manuscripts and being considered for publication. I met other like-minded writers to provide on-going advice and encouragement.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Larger server capacity to avoid overload times.

Role:  Client Served & I received and provided encouragement from and to other aspiring writers.