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llowe

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

Rating: 5 stars  

I recently completed writing a 50,000 word novel during National Novel Writing Month. It was a terrific experience! I had always wanted to write a novel and don't believe I would have accomplished this task had it not been for NaNoWriMo. I logged in every day and updated my word count total and there was always something new on the site that would lift me up and move me forward: a video, something to read, new cover art to look at, updates from other participants, etc. I received words of encouragement in my email inbox at regular intervals. Through the good times, when I wrote like I was flying and through the bad times, when I was slogging through confusion, the staff at NaNoWriMo was always there with a encouraging word.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

helping me as a writer, obtain a goal that I've been interested in achieving for some time.

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

like to receive advance notice of additional events. I wasn't aware that there was an event that took place recently regarding synopsis of our novels until I happened to go to the site the day after it was over and found out about it. ( and just now when I went to the site I found out about editing month).

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

Life-changing

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Definitely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Very Well

How did you find this group?

very supportive.

What, if any, change in your life has this group encouraged?

it got me writing again without limits.

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

Role:  Client Served & I wrote a 50,000 word novel.