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30 December 2019 The Future of my Writing

I have made some decisions about the future of my writing.  Things I will implement.  I’m making writing my focus for 2020.
The biggest thing that I’m changing are my Saturdays.  I’m going to dedicate my Saturdays to writing.  Meaning I won’t go to the cigar shop or the craft beer shop.  Last year I was trying to maintain my connections.  These were idle hours and I never got anything done and I would be frustrated because of it.  I was always thinking I could be doing something to improve myself, and now I will.
So the new Saturday line up is go to the gym right away in the morning and then either go back home or go to a coffee shop and write.  The first rule is that I need to be in front of the screen for six hours until I get in the motion of writing and then in time, Saturdays I plan to write for six hours.  Then if I want to go to craft beer shop or the bars connected to it and eat pizza, I can do so without guilt.  Of course I won’t for the first six weeks.
The other decision I have made in the last week is that the theme for January poems will be: fairy tales.  A smaller thing, but a decision none the less.  So those the the first things I have made decisions about.
For Christmas, one fo the gifts I received was an Ansel Adams planning calendar.  I will use that to track my progress.  Like I will record how many pages written and how many miles ran and whatnot.  Hopefully in the middle of the year, it was say eat pizza or eat tacos with so and so on Saturday nights, but then I’m getting ahead of myself.

So my plan is to dedicate Saturdays to my writing and then track my results on my Ansel Adams calendar.


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