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Goals for 2017

It has been a while since wrote about my New Year’s writing goals. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been setting goals and doing a pretty good job of meeting them. My biggest personal challenge is still finding time to write. I am up to 83 rejection letters and last year …

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Nearing a Finish Line

Last week I finished the first draft of the final story of the project I set out to do way back in 2011: write 14 short stories and encyclopedia entries for every kingdom in Idhua and hold a launch party for them. It is exciting to be nearing completion of …

2014 Year of the Horse

Goals for 2014

2013 was an eventful and productive year. As I looked over the goals I set in last January, I found that I had not done quite as well as the previous year – especially due to the ongoing issue of finding time to rewrite. Of the eight stories that I …

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Goals for 2013

2012 was a good year. I just went back over my goals and found that out of 10 listed goals I completed 9 1/2. That is not bad at all! I finished 4 new short stories for Ariceda, Orin, Hynovia, Vanovsk and Avarra and edited 3 others. I acquired 7 …

Goals for 2012

Inspired by Rachel Stark at Trak Changes my first post of the New Year is going to be a list of goals for 2012.  However, I want to begin by briefly looking back over 2011. Last year, I completed four short stories and got one of them to the point …