ROW80 Update: Goals, Job, and Adapting

Tomorrow I start my new job and I’m nervous. I really am. But at the same time, I know how I am- I worry on things because it’s how I am. Yet, at the same time, I do what I do. I’ll survive this and I’ll move forward in my day job. It’s having to adjust my writing that will be tough. That worries me but I know in time, it’ll be okay. I just need to keep up the faith and writing at least 3-5 days a week doing at least 2-3k each time. If I can do that, then I can accomplish everything I want. It’s a huge leap for me to think this way. And in some ways, it’s the thing that scares me– it’s something I’ve been trying to avoid– giving myself a specific writing amount to try for- but I need to give me something to work for. There are reasons– I have a job and I have my dream job– that as an author. I need to be able to keep things moving forward.  Continue reading