You think you hear something fluttering behind you and turn to look, but nothing is there. As you return to what you were doing, a tingling sensation runs down your arms and your breathing catches in your chest. Once again, you turn around, then shake your head when still you see nothing. It’s just my creativity kicking in with all of my NaNo prep, you say to yourself. But your quickening heart tells another story.
With a deep breath, you slowly move your body back to your desk, but let out a gasp. A big snowy owl is fluttering just above your head! And what’s that? Could that be a letter? As soon as the owl sees you’ve noticed the missive, it drops it on your desk and flies up to rest on your window sill. Nervous and curious, you pick up the envelope and it opens itself to reveal this letter…
NaNo School of Wordcraft and Novelry
50,000 NaNo Way
Dear Word Wizard,
We are pleased to announce that you have been accepted into the NaNo School of Wordcraft and Novelry.
The term starts on November 1st and your orientation to discuss information about your month long adventure will be October 30 from 2-5 pm at The Avenue Café. (In muggle terms, the NaNoLansing Kick Off. Click link for more information.)
We await your owl via the rsvp form no later than 10-28.
Your Word Wizard Professors – aka MLs
Annette (Contemplative Cat)
Your first write in of the term will be online.
We look forward to seeing you!