(I love it when this kind of shot actually works.)
~ on track except for #3
Read through New Testament twice (and once through selected Old Testament books)
Follow through with the 1-Minute Prayer Plan
Keep Thankfulness Journal (I started this last year then fell behind … time to make a new start.)
Memorize significant portions of the Bible (work on this three or more times per week)
(The lawn isn’t green at the moment.)
~ lots of work to do in this area, but it’s coming s-l-o-w-l-y
Read God’s Word and pray with family each night M-F
Plan NFC posts and follow through (NFC is a FB group I established for our family to keep in touch.)
Declutter the house
Plan and prep home-cooked suppers (Planning ahead is more than half the battle for me.)
(my coauthor, Deb Willows, and I)
Finish ghostwriting project
~ on hold for now
Blog at least twice per week on SNEI and once on SBN
I’m developing a plan.
Guest blog at least eight times per month
I have lots of opportunities.
Write four seniors’ living articles per month (and any other projects that come through from this client)
~ pretty much on track
Write and record 20 devos, two book reviews, and possibly one skit per month for Hope Stream Radio
I have to be more diligent in this area. It’s not a habit yet.
12 picture books
12 writing contest entries
I have yet to attack these two goals.
Write posts for the InScribe blog monthly and the InScribe pro blog ever six weeks or so
~ on track
Participate in at least one Camp NaNo in the summer, OctPoWriMo in October, and PiBoIdMo in November
Life Through the Lens, The Write Stuff, Fit Tips, Well-Versed, If You Love Me (ebooks I hope to publish this coming year)
~ woke up on Friday ready to buckle down
(Paths are one of my favourite subjects. They represent so much.)
12-24 picture books manuscripts
12 writing contests (with at least the possibility of a small cash award)
I was going to leave it at <averting eyes and humming> . . . but I don’t have to. I sent off my first contest submission this past week. Hooray!
~ on track
As projects come
Tweet twice once per day
~ on track with revised goal
Post to FB page daily
~ trying to strategically back off in this regard
Post to G+weekly
~ on track
(I had the privilege of attending this little guy’s birth.)
Attend 3-6 births
I have some feelers out.
Complete recert requirements
If I’m serious, I have to crack down.
Advertise more aggressively
This is not my forte.
(This is one of my favourites.)
Develop a website (or add to stephbethnickel.com)
I’m leaning toward Option B.
(pic thanks to pixabay.com)
One fiction and one nonfiction book (or the equivalent) per month
~ on track
(pic thanks to Sarah Grace Photography)
Exercise 3-5 times per week
~ sorta, kinda (I need to step it up.)
~ better, not “well” yet
Drink more water
~ yes, including non-caffeinated herbal tea
Go through one journal per month; decide what to keep for my kids and what to simply toss (Who knows? I might even gain some inspiration for my writing.)
~ only a little since the beginning of the year
Visit my peeps on Mondays and Thursdays
~ check and check