Every once in a while, I look around and think, how did I get here? Monday Late night, tired morning. Need to fix that. It was my daughter's first day of half kindergarten, half first grade. I got a lot of good work (I think) in during the day, then spent well over two hours … Continue reading WIP: Simplicity Again (Redux)
Friday I had my regular marketing meeting today, and it was productive as always. I talked out the changes I have in mind for this website, and it all seems like a good idea. Over the weekend I plan to evaluate the options and perhaps to take the first steps to set up the infrastructure … Continue reading WIP: Changes Going Forward
Thursday Wow. The business part of my writing business got pretty shaken today. What started as a reasonably simple idea to host my own reviews has really caused me to reconsider my business and website. I've realized that many of the assumptions I've been using to decide what to do are no longer valid. Times, … Continue reading WIP: Business and Spring Rains Reimagined
Wednesday In the morning, following through the momentum that started with looking into hosting own reviews, I got sidetracked looking into self-hosting my mailing list and adding the option of hosting my own sales. It wasn't entirely a sidetrack. You could say that it is an essential thing to nail down before I move forward. … Continue reading WIP: Sidetracked … By Freedom of Speech
Saturday Nothing significant done today, as everything was put aside to get taxes done. Now, with that out of the way, and worked out better for next time, I'll be back on track.
Friday I came to a realization today: I'm very nearly where I wanted to be. Writing: Spring Rains I ran into a small snag today. In the book, Victor Storm is taking a philosophy class, and for some reason it did not occur to me to map out the flow of that class. Today I … Continue reading WIP: Back On Track
Wednesday It has been a struggle to put together a system where my production is trackable so that I have an idea of what I'm doing and where I am in the process, measurable so that I can have a sense of how well I'm doing, flexible so that I can keep data with the … Continue reading WIP: Optimal Production
Tuesday For the first time, all the pieces are in place for Spring Rains. Writing: Spring Rains Spring Rains has four bad guys in it. I have never had a real good grasp of what exactly was the nature of their badness, however, which was a stopper in several parts of the book. Today I … Continue reading WIP: Spring Rains Breakthough