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Novel Marathon

Undercover Novelist

Welcome to NOVEL MARATHON, a 26-episode podcast aimed at helping you write the first draft of an 80,000 word novel in about a year. We’re reading THE ONE YEAR NOVELIST by L. M. Lilly, STORY GENIUS by Lisa Cron and THIS YEAR YOU WRITE YOUR NOVEL by Walter Mosley. To join, simply listen, do the readings and complete the exercises in the assigned chapters listed in the show notes. You can expect a new episode about every two weeks. I hope you’ll join us. Good luck with your novel-in-progress!


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Dear Novelists & Novelistas, more

a month ago

Dear Novelists & Novelistas, 🏃Welcome to Mile 1 of Novel Marathon – The 2023 Edition! The basics: Novel Marathon is a self-directed class. Our goal is to complete a ~80k word novel in a year. There will be exercises and readings, details below. We’l... more

2 months ago


5 out of 5 stars from 4 ratings
  • Perfect for any aspiring or seasoned novelist!

    This year I decided to stop putting off my goal of finishing a novel and I couldn’t be more grateful to have found this podcast. Alex takes us through 3 books (all immensely helpful) and shares writing exercises and chapters from each to guide us through our next two weeks of work. It’s a great model and two weeks is the perfect amount of time. She keeps the episodes short and sweet (and funny!) to ensure us writers don’t spend too much time procrastinating on getting started. Not to mention she... more

    Apple Podcasts
    femme musique
    United States10 months ago
  • Excellent podcast and novel-writing course!

    This year, I decided to finally attempt to write the novel I’d been dreaming of writing since my youth. Luckily, I found Novel Marathon. So far, the podcast has made the prospect of achieving this goal much less daunting. The Undercover Novelist breaks downs the process of writing a novel into clearly defined, manageable stages. I’m confident I’ve found the perfect partner on my journey towards writing a 80,000-word first draft!

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa year ago

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