Helpful Documents

The 2020 NaNoBoston Planner by Karla – A great way to track your progress and chart your accomplishments! This comes in a full page version and a foldable version.

 The NanoBoston Progress Chart – The perfect offline way to track your progress.  You can print it out, color in the squares (500-word blocks, 25-word increments within them) using whatever writing instrument you choose.  It’s a delightfully tactile way to chart your progress — no computer necessary.


Satellite Write-In Guide for Virtual Events  – If you’re a Wrimo looking to host unofficial write-ins (or as we call them Satellite Write-Ins), this guide will walk you through the process, step-by-step. You can also find it in a thread in the Boston region section of the official NaNoWriMo forums. (Updated 2020) *THERE WILL BE NO IN-PERSON EVENTS DURING NaNoWriMo 2020! Thank you for understanding.


Novelist Statement of Understanding –  Pledge your intent to write a 50,000 word novel in one month with “The Month-Long Novelist Agreement and Statement of Understanding” from Chris Baty’s book, No Plot? No Problem!  As an easily printable PDF, you can post this anywhere you need to see it, or give it to friends and family to help keep you accountable.