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* [http://crapart.spacebar.org/aad/ Album-a-Day]: Write, perform, and record a musical album in a single day.
 
* [http://crapart.spacebar.org/aad/ Album-a-Day]: Write, perform, and record a musical album in a single day.
 
* [http://www.script-race.com/ Script Race]: Write a script in a month. This happens every month.
 
* [http://www.script-race.com/ Script Race]: Write a script in a month. This happens every month.
* [http://100sketches.proboards.com/ 100 Sketches, 100 Days]: Draw one sketch a day for 100 days and upload them if you wish. You can begin this challenge whenever you want to.
 
* [http://nanoplotmo.proboards.com/ National Novel Plotting Month]: Set a plotting goal (characters/plot/full novel, etc.) and finish it in a month. This happens every month.
 
 
* [http://www.songfight.org/ SongFight!]: Write a song with the given title. Listeners vote, winner gets bragging rights. New title posted every ten days or so.
 
* [http://www.songfight.org/ SongFight!]: Write a song with the given title. Listeners vote, winner gets bragging rights. New title posted every ten days or so.
 
* [http://www.asitecalledfred.com/songfu2012/ SongFu]: Write a song based on monthly prompt. Deadline is two weeks from prompt posting.
 
* [http://www.asitecalledfred.com/songfu2012/ SongFu]: Write a song based on monthly prompt. Deadline is two weeks from prompt posting.
* [http://stevethewrimoforum.proboards.com/ Steve The WriMo Forum]: Do a NaNo-style challenge every month.
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* [http://stevethewrimoforum.proboards.com/ Steve The WriMo Forum]: Do a NaNo-style challenge every month for writing, planning, plotting, editing, etc., and hangout/have fun with fellow writers. The *new home* of [http://febnowrimo.proboards.com/ FebNoWriMo], [http://marchnowrimo.proboards.com/index.cgi/ MarchNoWriMo], [http://namaywrimo.proboards.com/ National May Writing Month (NaMayWriMo)], [http://september-wrimo.proboards.com/ SeptNoWriMo], and [http://nanoplotmo.proboards.com/ NaNoPlotMo].  
  
 
=== Year-long ===
 
=== Year-long ===
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* [http://thing-a-day.com/ Thing A Day]: Participants make a thing a day in February and post it to a collective blog.
 
* [http://thing-a-day.com/ Thing A Day]: Participants make a thing a day in February and post it to a collective blog.
 
* [http://fawm.org/ February Album Writing Month (FAWM)]: Write fourteen songs in the month of February.
 
* [http://fawm.org/ February Album Writing Month (FAWM)]: Write fourteen songs in the month of February.
* [http://febnowrimo.proboards.com/ February Novel Writing Month]: Write a novel in February. Set your word count goal. Write a new novel or work on a WiP.
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* [http://stevethewrimoforum.proboards.com/ February Novel Writing Month]: Write a novel in February. Set your word count goal. Write a new novel or work on a WiP. Challenge has moved to Steve The WriMo Forum, but old data is still accessible at [http://febnowrimo.proboards.com/ February Novel Writing Month].
 
* [http://rpmchallenge.com/ RPM Challenge]: Record a ten-song or 35-minute album in February. Writing is encouraged to happen in February.
 
* [http://rpmchallenge.com/ RPM Challenge]: Record a ten-song or 35-minute album in February. Writing is encouraged to happen in February.
 
* [https://sites.google.com/site/nahaiwrimo/ National Haiku Writing Month]: Write a haiku every day in February.
 
* [https://sites.google.com/site/nahaiwrimo/ National Haiku Writing Month]: Write a haiku every day in February.
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=== March ===
 
=== March ===
 
* [[National Novel Editing Month]] (NaNoEdMo): Edit for at least fifty hours in March.
 
* [[National Novel Editing Month]] (NaNoEdMo): Edit for at least fifty hours in March.
* [http://marchnowrimo.proboards.com/index.cgi March Novel Writing Month (MarNoWriMo)] : Set your own goal to write or rewrite in March.
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* [http://stevethewrimoforum.proboards.com/index.cgi March Novel Writing Month (MarNoWriMo)] : Set your own goal to write or rewrite in March. Challenge has moved to Steve The WriMo Forum, but old data is still accessible at [http://marchnowrimo.proboards.com/ MarchNoWriMo].
  
 
=== April ===
 
=== April ===
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* [http://storyaday.org/ Story-A-Day in May]: Write a short story every day in May.
 
* [http://storyaday.org/ Story-A-Day in May]: Write a short story every day in May.
 
* [http://noveldomandbeyond.proboards.com/ Noveldom and Beyond (No&Be)]: Read over 10,000 pages in 93 days; No&Be starts on May 1st and continues until July 31st.
 
* [http://noveldomandbeyond.proboards.com/ Noveldom and Beyond (No&Be)]: Read over 10,000 pages in 93 days; No&Be starts on May 1st and continues until July 31st.
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* [http://stevethewrimoforum.proboards.com/ National May Writing Month (NaMayWriMo)]: Write a novel in May. Set your word count goal. Write a new novel or work on a WiP. Challenge has moved to Steve The WriMo Forum, but old data is still accessible at [http://namaywrimo.proboards.com/ NaMayWriMo].
  
 
=== June ===
 
=== June ===
 
* [http://kiwiwriters.org/content/southern-cross-novel-challenge Southern Cross Novel Challenge (SoCNoC)]: Write 50,000 words in June. A half-SoCNoC is also available.
 
* [http://kiwiwriters.org/content/southern-cross-novel-challenge Southern Cross Novel Challenge (SoCNoC)]: Write 50,000 words in June. A half-SoCNoC is also available.
 
* [http://community.livejournal.com/nanomango/ NaNoMangO]: Participants draw thirty pages of sequential art. The June challenge is for those who want the extra challenge or can't participate in November.
 
* [http://community.livejournal.com/nanomango/ NaNoMangO]: Participants draw thirty pages of sequential art. The June challenge is for those who want the extra challenge or can't participate in November.
* [http://wridanoju.forumotion.com/ Write a Damn Novel in June]: Write a 50,000-word novel in June.
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* [http://wridanoju.forumotion.com/ Write a Damn Novel in June]: Write a 50,000-word novel in June.  
 
* [http://www.sofobomo.org/tiki-index.php Solo Photo Book Month (SoFoBoMo)]: Take at least 35 photos and create a photo book in a "fuzzy month". SoFoBoMo 2010 goes into July, depending on when you begin.
 
* [http://www.sofobomo.org/tiki-index.php Solo Photo Book Month (SoFoBoMo)]: Take at least 35 photos and create a photo book in a "fuzzy month". SoFoBoMo 2010 goes into July, depending on when you begin.
* [http://junowrimo.com/ JuNoWriMo]: Write a novel of at least 50,000 words in June
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* [http://junowrimo.com/ JuNoWriMo]: Write a novel of at least 50,000 words in June.
  
 
=== July ===
 
=== July ===
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=== September ===
 
=== September ===
 
* [http://www.3daynovel.com/ Three-Day Novel Contest]: Write a novel in three days. Conducted on Labor Day weekend. There is an fee to enter officially and have a chance for publication because of the contest.
 
* [http://www.3daynovel.com/ Three-Day Novel Contest]: Write a novel in three days. Conducted on Labor Day weekend. There is an fee to enter officially and have a chance for publication because of the contest.
* [http://september-wrimo.proboards.com/ September Novel Writing Month (SeptNoWriMo)]: Participants set their own writing or editing goal for September.
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* [http://stevethewrimoforum.proboards.com September Novel Writing Month (SeptNoWriMo)]: An offshoot of the original SeptNoWriMo. Participants set their own planning, writing or editing goals for September. Challenge has moved to Steve The WriMo Forum, but old data is still accessible at [http://september-wrimo.proboards.com/ September Novel Writing Month].
* [http://september-wrimo.proboards.com/index.cgi September Writing Month]: An offshoot of the original SeptNoWriMo. Participants set planning, writing or editing goals for September.
 
 
* [[NaNoPlanMo]] [http://www.nanoplanmo.proboards.com] : Plan your NaNo Novel for 25 hours. September 1-October 20.
 
* [[NaNoPlanMo]] [http://www.nanoplanmo.proboards.com] : Plan your NaNo Novel for 25 hours. September 1-October 20.
  

Revision as of 04:46, 30 May 2014

NaNoWriMo has inspired many timed challenges within and outside of writing. Except as noted, all challenges are unofficial and not sanctioned by the Office of Letters and Light.

Active challenges

Year-round

These challenges happen throughout the year and are not a year in length.

Year-long

These challenges start at various times throughout the year and last for a full year.

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

  • Camp NaNoWriMo: Write a 50,000-word (or other goal) novel or script in a month. Run by the Office of Letters and Light, Camp NaNoWriMo 2013's second session will occur in July.
  • LoCoWriMo: Write a sizable piece of original fiction in a conlang. LoCoWriMo started in October 2009, with the second and third LoCoWriMos taking place in July.
  • July Novel Writing Month (JulNoWriMo): Write a novel of at least 50,000 words in July.
  • The 50/90 Challenge: Write fifty songs in 90 days, usually between 4 July and 1 October.

August

September

October

November

December

Defunct and retired challenges