Next year (2011):
Finish rework on written parts of A New Breed of Warrior.
Get outline written up for the remainder of A New Breed of Warrior.
Get second part of Brink written.
Participate in National Novel Writing Month, preferably with completion.
Get at least one chapter further written in Sunfall.
Next two years (2011 and 2012):
Finish rework on written parts of Kett and Nayisa’s story Immortal: Legends (Immortal Born, Immortal Beginnings, Immortal Blood).
Plot out remaining sections of Immortal: Legends.
Participate in and complete National Novel Writing Month 2011 and 2012.
Next five years (end of 2015):
Finish Immortal: Legends for publication.
Finish A New Breed of Warrior for publication.
Finish Brink for publication.
Complete 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 National Novel Writing Month challenges (successfully).
Complete some more sections of various other stories (namely Jemspur among the Dragonsword Saga).
Finish off the 100words list.
They say (whoever “they” are…) that you should try to have short-term and long-term goals. I sat down today after much thought (I do far too much thinking when I work at the barn and brainstorm while trying to write or convince sleep to come) and wrote out 1, 2, and 5 year goals. They really look almost overambitious at this point, but I have to start somewhere.