November is the month you challenge yourself. This is not a competition with others. This is a personal challenge to write 50,000 words in a month. Why? November is National Novel Writing Month (NANOWRIMO). Login to https://nanowrimo.org
Write 1667 words a day for thirty days. At the end of November, you will be well on your way to a first draft. Sounds impossible, doesn’t it? As you read these words your internal editor is screeching, “Are you crazy?” Perhaps.
Let’s say you commit to the challenge but only complete 10,000 words. This is still a win. At the end of November you will have more words than you did at the end of October and if you truly ignored your internal editor, you might have a fertile seed for a new book. Trust your creative self. Give it a try.