OK, as I draw closer to the time where I will be writing at a fever pace I realize that my goals need some revision as they aren’t entirely practical. See my original laying forth of my goals for comparison.

Now to the end of the month
As many poems as I can, preferably one per day

Finish world-building on novel series #1

August 1 to August 30

Draft of first book of Sunstone Saga at minimum pace of 2,000 words per day


September 1 to October 31

World-building for novel series #2 tentatively titled Shattered Ties

November 1 to November 30

Draft of first book of Shattered Ties series at minimum pace of 2,000 words per day, preferably 3K to 4K per day

December 1 to December 31

Revise Sunstone Saga #1

January 1 to January 31

Revise Shattered Ties #1

Beyond these days

Draft the other books in the series, find a critique group (more on that in the coming weeks), query, revise, query, revise, write, etc.

Again, I fear it will be like this: