Well, things have been on the slow side though I have been working on one of my goals for ROW80, so far not stated:
- Enter novel to Bridport
- Create Goodreads account and do the Udemy course I bought
- Do something on the WIP
- Get back to blogging
OK. Well, I have been working on number 1 the last couple of weeks, re-revising the beginning of one of my novels and whittling the synopsis down yet again, this time to 300 words, less than a standard A4 sheet.
Today I went over it again and finally submitted it to the competition. I’d better not say which novel as everything has to be 100% anonymous and blogging about it would be pretty dumb after I’ve very carefully made sure that no identification appears anywhere on the entry, as well as making sure I’d conformed to the various other rules which included specification of the font to be used. It is always worthwhile reading the rules of a competition several times over to make sure you’ve picked everything up.
So I am also doing something about number 4 as well, although a bit feebly. Still, this is better than nothing. I read some very good tips on Jennette Marie Powell’s blog this week about stress management – see the Two Tips for Stress Management link below.
Well, here is the ROW80 blog hop –