Life got away from me again this month, so although I worked a bit on most of my goals, I didn't actually manage to complete any of them. This month I want to continue working on all of them, and try to achieve at least one or two. We're getting ready to sublet the apartment this month and all of the craziness that entails is inevitably going to cut into my writing time. Here's the progress I made this month:
1. Write more blog posts! The content calendar did not get done, but I did manage to sneak in one post last month other than goals, and I have another post and a half written to go up in June - so we're getting there!
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I took this picture on a trip to Hecla/Gull Harbour yesterday. Pretty good shot for an iPhone and zero photo editing. I think it might make an interesting start for a story at some point. What does it make you think of/what story would you write about it?
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April was a month of change for me, with a lot of things coming to an end. My mentorship program through ACI Manitoba finished, I had the last day of my first full-time job out of university, and I managed to shake the funk that’s been following me around all winter. Of course, along with…
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On January 29, 2017, I finished the first draft of my first novel. And it felt AMAZING! I wanted to shout it from the rooftops, blazon it on the walls, and throw a party! None of those things happened. I did go out and get a bottle of wine, but I’ve apparently adopted the social…
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Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending the ChiSeries Winnipeg workshop, You've Written A Novel... Now What?: Book Publishing 101 with S.M. Beiko.
If you aren't familiar with ChiSeries Winnipeg, they're the local "branch" of the Canada-wide Chiascuro Reading Series.
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