2015 Goals: June Check-in

June has been much more profitable and productive than May could have ever been.

Attend a writer’s workshop

I GOT INTO VIABLE PARADISE! HOLY FUCK I ACTUALLY GOT IN TO VIABLE PARADISE! Hooray! Hooray! I actually got into Viable Paradise

Actions

  • Finish travel plans, make sure I have somewhere to stay during my couple of days in Boston
  • Create a packing list of everything I need for the workshop

Win Writers of the Future

The June deadline is coming up fast while I’ve started working on the story, it’s a hard one to write. Which may mean that it’ll be that much better. Or worse. Who knows. It’s still a story idea I’ve been trying to work on for a long time.

Actions

  • Write. (In progress)
  • Revise.
  • Submit.
  • Write.
  • Revise.
  • Submit.
  • Write.
  • Revise.
  • Submit.

Get my second novel to the submission stage

The first draft is more ore less done now. I need to get a second draft done by the end of next month but for now I’m focusing on the Writers of the Future story.

Actions

  • Write some more. (In Progress)
  • After the first draft is finished, let it rest for at least six weeks.
  • Edit.
  • Make people read it.
  • Edit some more.
  • Submit.

Get an agent

No replies yet. I’m going to rustle up another round of queries and if that doesn’t work out, I’m going to self-publish the novel. I love this book and I think there are plenty of others out there who might also love it.

Actions

  • Make a new list
  • Write query letters
  • Send query letters
  • Wait.

Queries sent: 11
Replies: 0

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