Showing posts from December, 2017

IWSG: November 2017

As you look back on 2017, with all its successes and failures, if you could backtrack, what would you do differently?
Guess who spaced the IWSG post last month? *Stabs self through the heart with her thumb*
This gal!

Holy moley! It’s the end of the year already, I’m in frantic mode, and definitely doing my best impression of headless poultry. But I also feel on top of it. My lists are seeing me through, and my goals are wrapping up.
To answer the question in short, I wouldn’t do anything differently.

That’s not to say that there weren’t things I shouldn’t have done differently, but I’m a firm believer in accepting the past for what it was, and moving on and making new plans to do better the next go around.

2017 has been all about getting back on my writing feet after medical issues that dropped my productivity by almost 60%. It’s been a good reminder that bad times are usually temporary and that working through things with the right tools (yay medication) can lead to results--no matter how …

November's Numbers

Words: 77,577 in 30 days (Avg 2,984-words/day) 3 projects + Admin (6%)

Hey, look who managed to make herself focus this month?
I hadn’t intended to do NaNoWriMo this year, but I wound up hopping on that bandwagon on the first, and I believe this is the only year where I’ve actually logged a word count every day of November. Lots of sneaked in words here and there on So. Many. Devices. My personal goal was 2k/day in the same project for the full 20 days, and I averaged that, so… thumbs up, Amy.
This month, I added a new chart.
Along with my daily bar graph, I’ve now got a monthly goal projection and cumulative gain chart. Because my brain loves pictures and numbers. Let's hope December (what little of it I have to write in this year) is just as productive and focused!