National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

National Journal Writing Month

1st day of January, April, July and October.
Take the Challenge

NaJoWriMo Starts January 1st

Why Participate in NaJoWriMo

30 Day Challenges

Take the NaJoWriMo challenge and develop and maintain a journal writing habit in 30 days. 

Personal Growth

Use journal writing for personal enrichment, reaching goals, exploring your creativity, and recording your life as you live it.

Growing Community

Learn how journal writing is a powerful tool and practice for learning, problem-solving, and keeping yourself centered.

Order NaJoWriMo Journal Book Today

Journaling for Personal Growth and Achieving Goals book is a journal to develop and keep track of your goals. This journal is an inspiring source to help you:
  • Think about your personal growth
  • Identify goals, write your goals daily
  • Reflect on your progress, build good habits,
  • Write your daily plan of action
  • Set deadlines to achieve your goals
  • Celebrate your successes
  • Spread positivity through creative writing, and be mindful of your life.
Journaling for Personal Growth and Achieving Goals is a great gift for anyone who needs encouragement, wants to keep track of their goals or needs a place to reflect.
You don’t have to use the theme to participate in NaJoWriMo, but if you decide that you want to, you can order the NaJoWriMo January journaling book on Amazon.
January Email Course

Order NaJoWriMo Journal Email Course Today

Sign up for the NaJoWriMo Journal Email Course on December 31st to receive daily journaling prompts during January. The prompts are the same as those in the Journal Writing Book. 

This course is a great way to get daily reminders to write in your journal while also providing a themed journaling approach. 

If you fall behind in your daily journaling, you can always access the prompts online in your Gumroad account. 

Don’t forget to join the NaJoWriMo newsletter list for reminders about the course.

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Why I Still Use Day One

Why I Still Use Day One

When I started journaling in the early ‘80s, I looked forward to purchasing at least one new notebook every year and filling it up with journal entries. But after I started...

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I’ve been journal writing for 30+ years for a long-term collection of my thoughts, progression of self over time, and recording of travels/events. I rarely use prompts, but April’s [Personal Renewal] theme struck a chord with me, and I’ve enjoyed the focused, thematic journaling quite a lot. 

Gary Varner

I’ve been journaling and art journaling for over 20 years. I find NaJoWriMo helpful when I’m stumped about what to write, how to dig deeper, and how to face issues I may have avoided — it helps me grow. THANK YOU SO MUCH, NAJOWRIMO — you’ve helped me keep journaling and attached to what I really love.

Lin Frye

National Journal Writing Month

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Join the NaJoWriMo mailing list and receive a copy of “Tips for Maintaining Journal Writing Habit". Your email address will only be used for sending you NaJoWriMo blog updates. Emails sent no more than once or twice a month. You get tips and ideas for getting most out your journal writing.

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