Between the holidays and a whopper neck issue, I’ve been AWOL, incommunicado, out of touch and off the hamster wheel. 2010 ended on a high note, and I’m ready and rested for 2011.
Signed up for SCBWI’s Winter Conference in NYC? Check.
Registered for Children’s Writing II at Gotham Writers’ Workshop? Check.
Registered for Mary Kole’s lecture on writing and publishing kidlit? Check.
Contest deadlines and submission guidelines noted and story ideas started? Check.
Long term goals? Write more. Critique less, but critique better. Submit more – to magazines, agents, & publishers. Keep the idea machine cranked up.
Last, but never least, keep cheering on my writing buddies as they achieve their own goals and succeed!