Monday, January 3, 2011

2011 Writing Goals

Write and Revise:
- Write 3 manuscripts targeted to Silhouette Romantic Suspense/ Harlequin Romantic Suspense
- Revise 2 manuscripts with critique partner's help
- Write/revise 1 hour per night on weekdays (except Friday), 2 hours per day on the weekends

Read:
- Keep looped into romantic suspense: read Harlequin's monthly romantic suspense titles (SRS/HRS) and read some Intrigues when possible
- Explore other genres: read 6 books this year that aren't romance
- Romance: read 1 romance, non-suspense book per month
- New skills: read 1 book this year on writing techniques or self-editing

Submit:
- Submit 2 manuscripts for consideration to Harlequin

Writing activities:
- Participate more in Harlequin's forums
- Enter contests on Harlequin's site that will help get my manuscripts published
- Update this blog with my writing progress more often

Business:
- Keep up with reading agent and editor blogs and publishing news
- Get a publishing contract

1 comment:

  1. You are going to be one busy mama through next year. You need to schedule some naps in between all that writing and revising and reading. lol

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