Invisible Goals

At the end of year I think many people are making New Year’s resolutions. I’ve never done so, but I do like to end the year thinking of what I’ve accomplished the previous year and finding ways to grow or improve as a writer.

When writing, it’s easy to set a goal and to see [...]

The Dog Ate My Novel…

Okay, so that’s not what really happened.

But I do have an excuse on why I won’t make my stupid lofty word-count goal.

This has been a very busy month. Between getting my daughter ready for school and other obligations I haven’t been hitting the book as hard as I planned. As of today, my [...]

40 Days and 40 Nights

So on this post I mentioned that my word count was zero. Nada. Zilch. And now my friends my word count is…drumroll please…20,292 words! I am stocked, excited, downright giddy at the progress I’ve made in a month’s time. Actually, less than a month’s time, because I’ve been sick for two weeks, and didn’t get [...]


Goals keep me motivated and keep me moving forward. [...]