The Journal: On My Goals and Ugh

In today’s Journal * On My Goals * Ugh. It’s going to be a full day * Of Interest * The Numbers On My Goals Another update. I never want my goals to limit me. That would just be stupid. Goals are there to make us reach, not to hold us back. Duh. So for the duration (now through June 2020) I don’t necessarily have to START a short story on or after a Sunday, but I have to have a new one finished every Saturday by midnight. Likewise, I don’t have to START a novel on or after the … Read more

The Daily Journal, Sunday, June 23

In today‚Äôs Journal * Happy Anniversary * My first readers * Daily diary * Of Interest * The numbers Happy Actual Anniversary to my wife, who’s put up with me for roughly 60 years, ever since June 23, 1984. *** I turn out so much work so often my first readers are somewhat overworked. I hope they’ll continue to provide input as they have so graciously for the past several novels, but I’m calling for backup. If any of you would like to serve as first readers, please email me at I’d like to have at least 5 or … Read more