The scene is the basic building block of your novel. The action-reaction sequence makes up the scene. Make sure you understand the basic elements of the action-reaction sequence, or you'll lose your reader!
In our last NaNoWriMo prep show, we come to the final step in your preparations for a successful NaNo: the scene spreadsheet.
If you know what you're going to write before you sit down each day, cranking out 50,000 words in a month is easy.