Tag Archives: New Year

New Year’s Aspirations

I like the word ASPIRATIONS. It sounds more forgiving than resolutions, targets and goals. It is one of those words you come across and you think ‘yeah, that could be me, having aspirations for the new year.’ So here are … Continue reading

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The First

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE! All through 2018, on the first day of the month I will publish a photograph and journal about what it means to me. This is an exercise I will do to further develop my writing. If … Continue reading

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18 before 2018

I recently created my 18 goals before 2018. This fun and helpful exercise I found out about from BohoBerry who also got me into Bullet journal some months ago. She got it from Lisa Jacobs who has done this for some years now … Continue reading

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Guilty Pleasure

Building on the no excuses in last week’s post, I do feel that I tried to paint myself in a better picture, so to balance it out, here comes some guilty pleasures that I would have to think twice about … Continue reading

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Writing goals and resolutions

Every year I try to set up writing goals for myself, to make sure I stay on track and keep on top of things. Publishing them here makes them a bit more official. Knowing that they are here on the … Continue reading

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Five FIRSTS to start the new year

The FIRST story I ever wrote was a blatant rip off of my favourite Christmas book ‘Hemma hos jultomten’ by Mauri Kunnas (At home with Santa Claus – my translation) The FIRST proper novel I finished was a historical novel … Continue reading

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Determined to finish this year

I’m back. After a prolonged Christmas break I am getting back into my writing schedule again. Being me, who loves a good plan, I decided on my 2016 writing plans in December. Feeling nicely organised over the Christmas period. However, … Continue reading

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New Year’s Plans

With my sister visiting during the first week of the new year, I haven’t had any time until now to sit down and make my writing plans for the year. I always try to make plans rather than resolutions. Somehow I find … Continue reading

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Happy New Year everyone (or Happy Continuation as we would say in Swedish)

When you meet someone for the first time after Christmas or after New Year’s Day you say God Fortsättning or loosely translated Happy Continuation, since it was more than a week and a half ago since the beginning of the new year … Continue reading

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The tough questions

‘How’s your 2013 writing plan going?’ The question came from my brother the last time we spoke, I knew I shouldn’t have told him about my plans or sent him a copy of it. I should have anticipated that he … Continue reading

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