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Word Count Goals Shouldn’t Be Your Only Goals

The sign for the Brown House of Learning on the TRU campus What kind of writing goals do you set? Word count, revised pages, finished drafts, submitted stories, queried agents? These are examples of goals driven by measurable performance. Research has shown that when “a person is committed to the goal, has the …

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16.67 Ways to Juice Your Daily NaNoWriMo Word Count

image by Pierre Metivier The best thing and the worst thing about National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is the relentlessness of your daily word count goal. You don’t have to write 1667 words a day, of course, but if you want to get to 50,000 words by the end of …

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