11/2/09 — A day late with this news, but November is National Novel Writing Month, in which writers attempt to pen 50,000 words (roughly 200 pages or so) within the 30 days of the month. Which I calculate to be 1,666.66 words per day. Lots of writing, but doable.
To learn more visit NaNoWriMo web site at http://www.nanowrimo.org/eng/node. If you are under the age of 13, go to http://ywp.nanowrimo.org/ for the National Novel Writing Month Young Authors Program. Then get back to work! Write, write, write!