2016 Goal Check In: How Did I Do in September

Not really much to report for this month, other than I did indeed get Anma’s Manga Minute going, I hit a reading goal, and Girl in the Forest has a cover…its revision is another issue…


  1. Girl in the Forest
    1. Alpha/Beta feedback back August 15th, process and finish revision by September 30th
    2. Get to editor by October 1st
    3. Girl in the Forest cover underway by August 31st and finalized for reveal by November 1stDONE!  Now deciding on the cover reveal date 🙂
    4. Back from editor, process, and to proofreading (if needed) by November 15th
    5. Set launch plan, date, and preorder up by November 30st
    6. BHAG: have beta read, final revision, and editing done in time for release by December 31st
  2. Maid Maleen retelling (final title note decided yet)
    1. Finish first draft period
    2. Read through and come up with revision plan by September 30th
    3. Determine title and series name
  3. New Novels – write at least one
    1. Write new novel for NaNo 2016

Site and Show and Everything Else

  1. Read at least 200 books – Current Count: 104 – up 18!
    1. Read at least 5 books from my current physical TBR shelf – DONE!  
    2. Read at least 5 books from my current digital TBR shelf – 4 read!
    3. Read at least 5 non-fiction books – 1 read, 1 DNF
  2. Create personal logo/image
  3. Get new “vlogging” project off the groundDONE!  First 5 episodes of Anma’s Manga Minute already released and more recorded and queued up!