Grant Faulkner is the Executive Director of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and the co-founder of 100 Word Story. He’s published Pep Talks for Writers: 52 Insights and Actions to Boost Your Creative Mojo and Fissures, a collection of 100-word stories, among others. His essays on creativity have been published in The New York Times, Poets & Writers, and Writer’s Digest. He also co-hosts the Write-minded podcast. Follow him on Twitter at @grantfaulkner.