Making Goals and Sticking With It

What most of you don’t know is that my 33rd birthday is coming up in a few weeks. Now, I’m not ashamed to admit to being 33 years old, but I am ashamed to admit that I have little to show for my 33 years. No big accomplishments, really. And when you go to a page like this one and see what others accomplished in the same time, and you’ll see why I feel like a bit of wasted space today. So what am I gonna do about it? Well, I’ll tell you.

Since a few authors just began their writing careers at the age of 32, I’ve decided to give it a whirl. I actually started My Great American Novel a few months ago and after fleshing out the characters and a potential storyline I just kind of quit. But I’m going to dig out those notes and begin writing again. I’ve taken a stab at fanfiction before and gotten some nice feedback, so I must be a somewhat decent writer. So I’m going to give it a shot. I hope to have a completed novel by my 34th birthday, and then I’ll try to get it published.

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6 comments

  1. Now aren’t I the slacker. Writing major with nothing to show for his 36 years on this earth? Hopefully, I can make babies and at least have that. Time to write that screenplay?

  2. ms. jaynee – A WASTE OF SPACE YOU CERTAINLY ARE NOT !!! – who came all the way to vermont with me a few years ago and played out thelma and louise as i was leaving an old boyfriend ? who helped mvoe me out of the city and was there to chat and console each day ? who gives advice when thigns just don’t go right for me ? who brings in goodies form home sometimes? who helps with the nasty ppt. questions i have? who listens to my ramblings nad bitchings about ‘folks-who-get-paid-too-much-for-doing-nothing’? i could go on for several more paragraps, but i won’t – YOU ARE NOT A WSTE OF SPACE !!!!!! NOT – NOT – NOT – NOT

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