It's been a slow day today. I woke up in the middle of the night with a headache and it progressed to a full migraine by morning. I took a migraine pill and climbed back into bed. It's starting to recede now, but I've just spent the day going at about 1/4 speed. I'm not … Continue reading Rethinking goals
I didn't write last night as I thought I would. I started to feel blocked on the project, tried another, but it didn't work out either. I thought about painting, but my mood was, by then, rubbed a little raw. Instead, I felt like doing some more audio work, so I did that. It felt … Continue reading Falling short this week
One question I am frequently asked is: How much longer until such-and-such book is out? That's always a hard question to answer. However, in my roaming this week I discovered progress bars on another author's website in regards to where the books were at. My first question was, "How did he do that?" immediately after … Continue reading How much longer?
Another week done. I really, really, really can't believe we're nearing the end of this year so quickly. My son came home from college over the weekend. It's good to have him back; the house feels full again. I've been torturing him about branding/logos. We've been working mine over. He's currently told me to "go … Continue reading Progress – November 19, 2018
First I lost my daily word count streak, and now my weekly word count streak tumbles. There's just been too much going on. So I must learn from this experience and move on. It's all I can do. What did I learn? Mostly that when I plan a publication date, I really have to look … Continue reading Progress – April 9, 2018
I lost my word count writing streak on Wednesday. I was so depressed that I really wanted to quit. I had no energy left. I went to bed. After spending all afternoon holding back the tears, I really wanted to cry myself to sleep. Of course, then the tears wouldn't come. It's truly devastating to … Continue reading Progress – March 12, 2018