Category: Resolutions

A Quick Glance Back, While Looking Ahead

And, once again, it’s a New Year. Looking Back Major accomplishments from last year: Increase daily average to write at least 500 words each day (again, not including NaNoWriMo) I started out the year strong with this one, but then allowed myself to get distracted with other projects. That’s...

Looking Back, Looking Forward

And, once again, it’s a New Year. Looking Back Major accomplishments from last year: Pretty much wrote an average of 350 words each day (not including NaNoWriMo) Attended WorldCon Won NaNoWriMo (including helping to host two virtual Write-Ins) while attempting a different genre than is usual for me Wrote...

The Long Tale of a Short Story

I’m pleased to announce that I have finally completed the third re-write of my short story “Building Baby Brother”. I’m calling it “draft 2.0”, because I never liked the second version of it. It’s been a longer journey than expected to get it completed. If you’re at all interested,...

New Year’s Resolutions: 2012 – “C” is for Confident

con·fi·dent adj ˈkän-fə-dənt, -ˌdent full of conviction : certain <confident of success> <confident that conditions will improve> having or showing assurance and self-reliance <a confident young businessman> <a confident manner>...

New Year’s Resolutions: 2012

Apparently, the new thing in New Year’s Resolutions is to chose a single word that will exemplify and guide you during the year ahead. As I’ve had uneven success using the more traditional approach, and I fancy myself a writer who works with words, it seemed a sensible approach....

Resolutions

You might note that I changed the title of this blog. As my single paid publishing credit is a single non-fiction book from some years ago, I felt it a bit pretentious to keep the title as it was. Also, this new blog title reflects my intended perspective going...