Don’t face the blank page alone! If you have ever wanted to write a novel, now is the time. National Novel Writing month (NaNoWriMo) begins November 1st. Join a community of novel writers who encourage one another to write 50,000 words of their first draft in the month of November. Sign up and proclaim your intention to write your story and track your progress at www.nanowrimo.org. Have questions? Email your municipal liaison for the “Texas elsewhere” region, Nancy Breen at email@example.com.