Category Archives: Goals

2015 Writing Goals

So it’s time for me to plan out what I want to work on in the coming year. 2 drafts of “Settling With Sea Serpents” 1 draft of “Sarimanok Feather” 1+ drafts of “Changestone” Finish “Treasure of the Gods” v … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2014 Goal

I have never been able to complete NaNoWriMo. This year, I have no desire to start a brand new novel. But I do have a novel (“The Gods Blessings”) that needs a lot of work. It may be v 2, … Continue reading

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My Choices For My Characters

The book world is currently having a lot of discussion about diversity in literature, specifically how little of it there is. You would think that because The Gods’ Blessings, “Sarimanok Feather”, and “Settling with Sea Serpents” have exactly 0 white … Continue reading

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April 2014 Writing Status

What I Did in the Last Month Wrote 2,665 words in Treasure of the Gods (renamed to The Gods’ Blessings). Designed the privateer ship Defiance for The Gods’ Blessings. Wrote 5,577 words in new short story “Settling with Sea Serpents.” Finished compiling recipes … Continue reading

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Writing and Priorities

This month, I’m participating with a group of writers in March-a-thon, where we each make our own monthly goals with writing and then cheer each other on. My goals are to write 600 words a day, Monday through Friday, for … Continue reading

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February 2014 Writing Status

What I did in the last month: Published “Infant Insomnia” at Barnes and Noble, Apple, and Kobo Completed 90% of my outline for changes to make to the next draft of Treasure of the Gods Selected recipes for my cookbook from The Rice … Continue reading

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2014 Writing Goals

It’s a new year, and now that I’m getting used to dealing with three kids, it’s a perfect time for me to set out some goals for my writing for this year. I’ve got some ambitions, so we’ll see how … Continue reading

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