A silly, cutesy name used to show affection to people and pets. It is especially overly used with boyfriends and tiny dogs.
My chihuahua Fluffy is the sweetest schnookums in the world.
An acronym for NAtional NOvel WRIting MOnth, which is a yearly event held in November where thousands of insane people from around the world attempt to meet the challenge of writing a 50,000 word novel in 30 days.
Participants are encouraged to just write during this time and to postpone editing until after November. The goal is quanitiy of words, rather than quality.
To finish a 50,000 word novel for NaNoWriMo, I have to write 1667 words per day as well as resist pulling my hair out in despair.