Rory C Keel
Today I’m spending time reassessing last year’s writing goals.
I have made it a custom to take the time at the beginning of each year to evaluate my writing and see where I accomplished my goals, and examine where I fell short of my expectations.
I confess—I failed to meet ALL of my goals.
While this may seem like defeat to some, it really isn’t. The truth is, I did exceed some goals and didn’t reach others. My novel is not finished, but my goals of submitting other works were achieved and rewarded with paid publication.
This year I will set my writing bar high and reach for it, and any goals not met will be closer and easier to reach the next time.
My number one Goal is to finish my novel. Secondly, is to submit ten smaller pieces of writing to various publications. Thirdly, there is a need to constantly improve in the writing craft. So, I will read and study at least one book on writing and attend one or more presentation on writing.
So, I’m pressing on.