In past years, I’ve chosen a word/phrase to live by for the year instead of a New Year’s resolution.
This year, however, I decided to implement a challenge for myself: to write 500 words a day, every day, for the whole year.
It was residual, I think, of successfully completing National Novel Writing Month in November. Writing about 1,600 words/day was HARD, but I did it. In December, my book, The Business of Writing & Editing: Practical Tips &