This is one of the best posts on NaNoWriMo I have yet found. Go read, sign up, and find me. My NaNoWriMo name is wrightwrongs.
Originally posted on Betsy Norman:
No, I’m not saying “Hello!” from the planet Ork. NaNoWriMo is short for National Novel Writing Month. The month in question being November, which is poised to sneak and pounce on us likewise the way September basically immaterialized before our very eyes. (Was there a September this year? Did anyone else experience that blur? Just me? Okay.)