Yep. Another personal challenge, this one as a time-spent-writing-in-a-single-day challenge. Good luck, me. :)

# Category Archives: Challenges

Challenges are a way of pushing myself to do better. I find them especially useful for getting myself out of a rut.

## On Hold Until Monday ~~Putting In the Time Challenge~~

A new challenge about putting in the time, to help me actually put in the time…

## 5,000 In a Day Challenge

A new challenge! Something simple: write 5,000 words in one day. Deadline: 10:30 pm.

## One Million Words Challenge One Week In

An update on my progress on my latest personal challenge—you know, that one million words in 2014 thing that’s totally going to kick my ass. :D

## One Million Words

I detail another personal challenge for myself, this one a daunting attempt to write one million words in 2014. Ready, set—oh, wait. Thank God. I have 3 days left before this starts. Wipe my brow, won’t you?

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 15, ??, ??

An update on day 15 and beyond of my Finish the Book! Challenge. It’s the never ending story. It’s the never ending challenge. It’s time to start over.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 14

A summary of day 14 of my Finish the Book! Challenge. All I can say is that I had better learn to write for longer time periods over the next 8 days or I don’t have a chance of doing what I want in 2014. You’d think I only work part time at this full time writing gig. :D

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 13

An update on day 13 of my Finish the Book! Challenge. I had no idea this was going to drag out so long. Save me.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 11, 12

A short summary of days 11 and 12 of my Finish the Book! Challenge. Yeah, I know. I can hardly believe it’s dragged on this long myself!

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 7, 8, 9, 10

A quick summary of my ongoing Finish the Book! Challenge. Today is day 11; these are those other days.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 6

A summary of day 6 of my Finish the Book! Challenge meant to get me to the end of my book before all my fans forget about me. Is it working? Is it? Is it? Why isn’t anyone answering? :D

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 5

An update on my Finish the Book! Challenge that’s supposed to get me to the end of my book ASAP. It’s not happening. Why isn’t it happening?

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 4

A summary of day 4 of my personal challenge to finish my latest book ASAP.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 3

A summary of day 3 of my personal challenge to finish my latest book ASAP.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 2

A summary of day 2 of my personal challenge to finish my latest book ASAP. Should’ve been done, oh, I don’t know, OCTOBER. Holy crap. I’m a terrible procrastinator. Here’s to the end of this book’s procrastination cycle.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—Day 1

Day 1. This should be easier, but alas, finishing a book never is. Some writers gain momentum at the end. I stall. So this little challenge is meant to help me get this book done.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—NOT Day 1 AGAIN

A summary of the real day 1 of my Finish the Book! Challenge to get me to the end of my book ASAP.

## “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited—NOT Day 1

Day 1 of my revisited Finish the Book! Challenge.

## My “Finish the Book!” Challenge Revisited

A challenge to help me get to the end of my book. My goal’s a Sunday finish. Saturday would be great but let’s be real. Sunday ain’t a shoo-in either. :D

## Weekend Challenge—Finish the Book! Summary

Sick day! Here’s the short version of this summary: fail.