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Meredith, Queen's Square | April 1, 2020

Get your creative juices flowing and work on some writing at home with these virtual resources!

Camp NaNoWriMo - Throughout the month of April, join others across the globe as they participate in Camp NaNoWriMo, a companion program to November's National Novel Writing Month. Choose your own project, set your own word count, and get writing! You can also meet other writers, check out some writing resources, and get pep talks from famous authors like Dean Koontz, John Green, V.E. Schwab, and more.

Gale Courses - To learn more about the writing craft, check out the array of upcoming Gale Courses on Creative Writing pursuits, including mystery writing, publishing eBooks, and an introduction to journaling, among others.

Writing Great Fiction (Video Series) - Find out what it's really like to be a writer in the modern era, discover how to build fictional worlds, and learn about adding complexity to plots by streaming this 24-episode series on Kanopy.

Writer's Digest Writing Prompts - If you're looking for a bit of inspiration to get you started, visit the Writer's Digest website for creative prompts to spark a new story.

downloadLibrary Books on Writing – Browse through our collection of eBooks and Digital Audiobooks related to the craft of writing, or read the stories of famous authors and their own writing journeys.

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