Update

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Just a brief update to make sure this blog doesn’t get TOO dusty. I have been super busy with a volunteer job I’ve taken on, as well as my work and family. I can see, looking over the goals I set in January, that I’m meeting some and not even getting close to others.

Rather than a boring recap of which is what, suffice it to say I’m looking at another busy month, and then things will calm down.

I’ve recently picked up an MG novel I set aside last year, and I still like the 10K of words I’ve got so far. Made a date with a writing buddy to meet for coffee in May & trade novels for beta reading!

I renewed my SFWA membership this month and am very excited about the upcoming Nebulas (not that I’m attending, but excited for friends and colleagues).

Here’s to a great February!

 

 

2014 Goals

Since I managed to miss the time frame to reflect on the past year (ahem, possibly on purpose?) I decided to announce a few goals for 2014. It’s been very inspiring to read others’ goals so … ta-dah, here are mine!

2014 goals

Be more consistent with the tools I’ve found useful to stay organized and active

Continue improving and producing written work

  • Polish and submit novella (possibly cut to novelette length)
  • Participate in Codex Writers Weekend Warrior
  • Participate in Write1Sub1 monthly challenge
  • Participate in Liberty Hall flash challenges as inspired
  • Revise and submit story inventory

Put more effort into blogging

  • Post at least 12 entries here – one sub goal is to review those tools above that I found useful
  • Blog maintenance – check links and update sidebars
  • Post more on my recipe blog

Enjoy my family, my friends, my home and my city.

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Hope your year is productive and healthy, and you’ve set some achievable goals (if that’s your thing!)