First Ever Night of Writing Glamorously!

2014 NOWG

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Have you ever wanted to attend Night of Writing Dangerously up in San Francisco?

Have you ever wished Night of Writing Dangerously wasn’t so expensive or so far away?

Have you ever wanted to attend an awesome write-a-thon event with awesome food, prizes, and other WriMos?

If you have answered yes to any or ALL of these questions, then NaNo Los Angeles has the perfect event for you!

For only $35 you can attend our FIRST EVER NIGHT OF WRITING GLAMOROUSLY!!

Date: November 16, 2014 (Sunday)
Time: 5:00 PM – 9:30 PM

West Hollywood Auditorium
647 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Details: Just north of the new West Hollywood Library and parking structure on the corner of Melrose and San Vicente. Parking is validated for up to 2 hours and then $1 for each 20 minutes with a maximum of $6 for Sunday. Plenty of power but no wi-fi available.

We will hold word wars, word springs, and other fun activities geared to get tons of words onto the page in the most fun matter we possibly can! And if you haven’t guessed, our NaNo Los Angeles Theme is STEAMPUNK! Costumes are not required, but encouraged.

Still can’t decide if you should go?! Check out our awesome Buffet Menu and Raffle Prize lists!

Buffet Menu
  • BBQ Beef
  • Grilled Chicken Breast w/BBQ Sauce
  • Roasted Potatoes
  • Sauteed Vegetables
  • Mushroom Pasta
  • Hearty Garden Salad
  • Rolls w/Butter
  • Assorted Cookies & Bars
  • And soft drinks
  • Activision Games Bundle
  • Awesome NaNo Inspired Poster
  • No Plot No Problem – Revised edition
  • Bag of writer books from The Lost Bookstore
  • Steampunk Tarot Deck
  • $25 gift card to California Pizza Kitchen
  • $25 gift card to Coffee Connection
  • NaNo Los Angeles Raffle Bag

Why Attend?

Still not convinced?! You should attend because NaNo Los Angeles is a Glamorous Region with equally awesome WriMos! We want to have our own shindig where LA WriMos can dine and write together in style… Steampunk style.

Also this event is a fundraiser and all proceeds go to NaNo Los Angeles events and to NaNoWriMo.

So show your support to NaNo Los Angeles and NaNoWriMo by coming to NOWG, have an awesome dinner, and have chances to win awesome prizes from our sponsors as you write your way to the 50K finish line!

What are you waiting for?! Come join us for a glamorous night of writing and dining! There is limited seating so don’t wait too long to RSVP!

RSVP today @ our Meet-up page

Last day to RSVP is November 8th  extended to November 10th, so don’t delay!

Note: The $35.00 per person is required to RSVP.

2013 Catch-Up Write-A-Thon!

Anyone starting to panic yet? Looking at your schedule for the beginning of November and wondering what you were thinking? Trying to finish early to relax over Thanksgiving?

If this is you, come catch up (or get ahead) at this six-hour write-a-thon! Yes, Nita’s normal write-ins are also six hours long, but this time we’ve got our own room! There is a parking area with with lots of free parking. There will be wi-fi and outlets — all provided with with no purchases required!  There’s even a park nearby if anyone wants to take a walk to get those creative juices flowing.

MM900285307Date: November 23, 2013 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00AM  – 4:00PM

South Bay Presbyterian Church
2701 Plaza Del Amo, Suite 703
Torrance, CA 90503 (click to go to Google Maps)

Park anywhere in the lot (the church is located in an office building, but there’s a sign on the building) and look for an open door with a NaNo logo taped on it. We will be upstairs in rooms 202/203.


  • Word wars with prizes! (TBD, but may include some stuff from Nita’s trip to San Francisco and the Night of Writing Dangerously.
  • Food! There will be candy, snacks, coffee/tea supplies, and materials to make PB&J sandwiches for lunch. Feel free to bring your own writer fuel, as well.
  • Inspiration! There will be a special Inspiration Station set up for this write-a-thon only, plus mini inspiration for you to take home with you, while supplies last.
  • Stickers! SHINY stickers for anyone who reaches 50,000 before or during the write-a-thon!
  • Farmers Market! (optional) The park next door happens to be the home of one of the biggest farmers markets in L.A. It’s walkable from the church, so feel free to come early and walk over, or take a break and eat lunch there. Open 8am – 1pm.

Come for all or part of the write-a-thon–just bring your chargers and get ready to type!

RSVP is not required, but it helps to make sure there’s enough food/prizes. You can RSVP by clicking on this link and replying on this thread.

Feel free to add suggestions of things to do/food/drink you’d like to see/bring/etc. This is for you guys, so let us know what will help you catch up on your word count!
Happy Writing!