Joy V. Smith, a regular contributor to File 770’s letter column, is one of the NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) 2009 winners. The goal of NaNoWriMo is to write 50,000 words in 30 days. Writers start November 1 and must finish by November 30. She finished on November 25 by writing over 2,000 words a day. Joy has written an article on her experience for an upcoming issue of Working Writer.