December 31, 2019

2020 Goals

Mostly this new year I want to follow Ray Bradbury’s advice and hope to do so by implementing Heinlein’s rules as closely as possible.

That means writing short fiction and submitting some of it to markets. Let’s forget the novel for now and let’s focus instead on building on top of small victories.


  1. Write one short story a week
  2. Submit stories to markets
  3. Read one short story a week, at least
  4. Review progress regularly
    • Keep track of progress, successes, challenges, etc.
    • Bonus: Write a weekly blog entry reviewing challenges, victories and failures.


  1. Keep the craft as simple as possible
December 31, 2019


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