A quick post to review where I am with my goals.
Submit my three stories for workshopping in Kansas. 100%.
6/30/2010: Wily Writer’s “Song” issue. 5%. I’m going to try and get this out, even with just three days to do it.
Crossed Genres “Invasion” issue. 100%.
Crossed Genres “Science in my Fiction” contest. 0%. Decided against it.
7/1/2010: Hallow’s Eve Press Steampunk anthology. 95%. I’ve finished a first draft and sent it around for feedback.
7/4/2010: Read stories for Workshop. 0%. Holy crap, I leave in a week!!!!!
7/4/2010 – 7/18/2010: SF Writer’s Workshop and Campbell Conference
7/13/2010: Blood Bound Books’ Rock & Roll is Dead anthology. 95%.
7/22/2010: Finish first draft of novel. 80%. Revised due date for this. There’s also the option that I can just do pitches for the agents with the disclaimer that the manuscript isn’t done yet. =(
7/22/2010 – 7/25/2010: PNWA Summer conference.
7/31/2010: Pill Hill Press’s Flesh & Bones: Rise of the Ncromancers anthology. 0%. I had the due date for this wrong. I have a whole extra month.
Timid Pirate Press’s Cobalt City Timeslip anthology. 100%.
8/15/2010: Character creation for the next game I’m running. This is not at all writing related, but it occurs to me that I should have this on my radar because it will be a distraction from writing.
9/20/2010: Horror Flash Fiction anthology.
9/24/2010 – 9/26/2010: Foolscap.
10/31/2010: Top Secret Project A
11/1/2010 – 11/30/2010: NaNoWriMo.
11/4/2010 – 11/7/2010: Ambercon Northwest.
11/30/2010: Start looking for guidelines for the Norwescon Fairwood Writing Workshop.
11/30/2010: Contact RustyCon about becoming a panelist.
7/31/2011: Wicked East Press’s Once Bitten, Never Die anthology.
No Due Date:
– Submit “Thus Have I Heard” to Residential Aliens.
– Submit a story to Writers of the Future.