Donated misfile updating
If my friends and I could write passable novels in a month, I knew, anyone could do it. — Chris Baty The next year, a friend offered to build an actual website for the event. Crippling self-doubt followed by a quiet distancing of ourselves from the entire project? We had taken the cloistered, agonized novel-writing process and transformed it into something that was half literary marathon and half block party. And after the noveling ended on August 1, my sense of what was possible for myself, and those around me, was forever changed.The very first Na No Wri Mo took place in July 1999, in the San Francisco Bay Area. And, more surprising than that, the writing process had been really, really fun. I sent out an email announcing the November start date and new URL to friends. When a tornado is approaching, do you waste time pondering what rules may govern its mighty winds? You take off all your clothes and hurl yourself directly into its maw, feeling the elemental forces course through your very soul. So Year Two was when most of Na No Wri Mo’s regulations were born. And you are required to email your novel into headquarters by midnight, Pacific Time, at the end of the month for word-count verification purposes.
This makes it very hard to consistently recognize any characters.Which is unlikely to Beyond that, Ash is a drag racer. But since the change happened, his racing isn't altered too much but many of his previous opponents and friends have been changed.