Tag Archives: Goals

NaNoFeed: There is no One True NaNo and I am Not the Pope of It

Two years ago, I got recruited as a Municipal Liaison for National Novel Writing Month. One of my less visible duties alongside my colleagues is to moderate threads on our regional forum. So of course my first question was “What’s … Continue reading

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NaNoFeed: 2016 project is official!

This year’s NaNoWriMo project will be The Clone’s Complaint – read all about it here! We’ve been building up to this one for some time, with character interview excerpts. And here’s the cover reveal! If you think you’d like to … Continue reading

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New Year’s Post: on radio silence, the Grim Reaper, and false cheer

Yes, it’s a month late for Gregorian Calendar New Year, and a week early for Lunar New Year. This is about the blog posts you didn’t see from me in the second half of 2015. I’ve been a whole lot busier on … Continue reading

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Goals: the 2016 Really Short New Year’s Resolution Post

Dearest writer peeps, for 2016 my resolution is 1) #dontselfreject(also, check spelling of hashtags). I have two others: 2) moderation (DONT BE A FRAKKIN WORKAHOLIC) and 3) mindfulness (HEY YOU FELL DOWN THE SAME STAIRS TWICE) Here’s a real-life example of #dontselfreject from the amazing Merc Rustad (story “This is Not a Wardrobe Door” plus story notes) Here’s the whole twitter hashtag – go to town! Be encouraged! The … Continue reading

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Goals: An Embarrassment of Riches

As I’m settling back into everyday life following CONvergence, I’ve been sorting through the projects in process. I can call it “too many deadlines” or I can call it an embarrassment of riches. Let’s go with the next. Here are … Continue reading

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Re-entry

My mentor passed away last week on 9 June 2015, around 5:30pm US Central. For the previous month and a half, someone from our caregiving collective was there every day, including some who stayed overnight. Effectively, I took a leave … Continue reading

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Goals: When Life Gets Intense

Right now, I am spending a lot of time with my mentor who is in hospice, in the final stages of her passage out of life. I’m also working with some of my protegé(e)s who are facing intense deadlines. So … Continue reading

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