Wednesday, January 1, 2014

January Goals

Happy New Year everyone! :) I hope everyone celebrated the coming of the new year and enjoyed spending time with friends and family! I had a wonderful birthday yesterday. My best friend took me to see "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" - even though it was my third time. I still loved it! I'm in love with Kili. :) He's so adorable and funny!


Yeah, he's wonderful. :)

Anyway, back to the point of this post! It's time for an update on my goals from last month.

Here are my goals from December:
* See "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"

* Read "Allegiant" by Veronica Roth

* Finish rereading "The Two Towers" by J.R.R. Tolkien

* Write to 20,000 words on my "Star Trek: 2009" Fanfiction

 I completed 3 out of 4 goals! Not bad! :) It was my goal all year to finish rereading The Two Towers, but working two jobs takes a lot of my free time, but hopefully the baby I'm nanny for 3 days a week will take a few good naps and I can finish it.

Goals for January
* Revise "Breathless"
Continue revising dialogue tags, fix physical details, and change the ending chapter slightly.

* Finish writing "Little Mishaps"


Only two goals, but I would like to make a strong start for the new year and want to take it easy. I also need to start reading again! My goal is to read 40 books this year, which is the same as last year. I did it last year and I'm excited to read more this year! :)

How did your goals from December go? Good luck with your goals for the new year! 2014 is going to be great. :)

8 comments:

  1. Happy New Year! Great work with your goals, and those are reasonable ones for this month. I had a good December with revising one of my novels and getting an excellent start revising my online life.

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  2. Happy New Year, Krista! Good luck with meeting your goals!

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  3. Reading about your goals always inspires me. Best of luck with your ones for January!

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  4. Ugh I love Kili so much - too much, in fact! Congrats on achieving all those goals - I really want to read the Lord of the Rings this year, fingers crossed I'll at least finish the Fellowship of the Ring! :D x

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  5. Oh my gosh, that first gif is fantastic!! I still have to see DOS... Part of being a mom, I never get to see movies. Haha :) I still love LOTR though! :)

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  6. Happy Birthday, Krista!! I'm glad you had such a great day. Wishing you a wonderful new year and good luck with your goals!!

    Happy reading and writing! from Laura Marcella @ Wavy Lines

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  7. Nice job! In all fairness, The Two Towers is a pretty big book. Good luck with your writing and editing this month. And Happy Birthday, too :)

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  8. Happy Belated Birthday Krista! I like your 40 books in a year goal. Will have to rob it ;-)

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