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Aspiring Writer’s New Year’s Resolutions December 31, 2010

Posted by pacejmiller in Blogging, Novel, On Writing.
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(AP / Rob Griffith)

Happy New Year!

Did 2010 really just pass us by?

Oh well.  There’s always 2011!

I guess I did achieve a lot of my resolutions from last year.  I quit my job, started studying writing, did a lot of reading and writing, saw a whole bunch of movies, and I’m a lot fitter than I was at this time last year.  And I achieved the goal of getting published as a writer.  But that novel is still unwritten, and I still haven’t won the lotto (damn that lotto).

Anyway, this year is for real.  My resolutions for 2011:

1. Finish that fantasy novel — starting with writing at least an hour a day for at least five days a week (need to set achieveable goals)

2. Read at least 20 books — starting with reading at least an hour a day for at least five days a week (I read 18 books this year, so 20 shouldn’t be a problem).

3. Finish my writing course — unless I fail, I can’t see how this cannot happen.

4. Break 800,000 hits on this blog — should happen.

Setting my goals real low, aren’t I?  Better ramp it up a bit.

5. Get at least 10 more articles/reviews published in print publications.

6. Get paid for writing (money, not stuff).

7. Win the lotto.

Let’s revisit them in a year and see how I go.

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1. ElenaSC - December 31, 2010

Happy New Year and good luck with your resolution!
See “My natural 2011 resolution” (http://wp.me/pXsUB-zt) and for those who wonder “Who invented New Year’s Resolutions?” here the answer(http://wp.me/pXsUB-zC)

elenasc.wordpress.com

2. ficfaq - January 1, 2011

No more resolutions for me. But you kept a lot of yours. Good luck for 2011.


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