Monthly Archives: December 2008

Last Minute Goal Help

I’m surprised at how many people have already signed up to try a streak, and there are a few retired streaks and one active streak going on with professional writers that are stunning that will be listed. It’s going to … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

Streaks and Goals

Almost done with this series of posts since we have only a few days until 2009. I’ll be writing other blog topics in the coming months, both here and as a guest blogger on Novelist Inc.’s website. Even though I … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

Craft Goals

I received a bunch of e-mail this week reminding me I promised to talk about craft in combination with goals. I was kind of hoping you would all forget, since this is a tough topic. Ahh, well. Here goes. But … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

Fear and Your Goal

One week before the new year fires up a fresh start. Actually, if you have read all the previous posts about goals, you should be thinking that the beginning of every week fires up a fresh start. Keep everything always … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

Goal Motivation

Please go read the other posts on goals before reading this one if you want me to make a lick of sense at all. Even then it’s questionable. I got no new questions on anything this week, that I remember, … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

More than one Goal

As normal with all these posts this month, make sure you have read them before digging into this one, otherwise I’m going to sound more like an idiot than I already do, since I refer back to those previous posts … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

Avoiding Goal Failure

Please read or reread the previous posts on goals before jumping into this one. They are all building, I hope. The last post got into a lot of detail with examples, with luck trying to show you how to set … Continue reading

Posted in Misc, On Writing | Comments Off

Doing the Numbers to Find a Goal

Please read the previous posts on goals before trying to wade through this one. I’m going to be doing math and writers, for the most part, hate math. And they hate reality as well, but that’s a topic for a … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off

Goals, Attitude, and Numbers

Okay, if you haven’t already done so, go read the previous three posts on goals. Or maybe reread them again, since these posts are building. If you have followed the previous posts, you know how much time you can carve … Continue reading

Posted in On Writing | Comments Off

A Personal Example of How to Set Goals

(Before you read this, read the previous two posts on goals.) About a month ago I got a phone call from a wonderful women who works at our small city water department. She had been informed by the water meter … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Comments Off