A few updates on that goal list I posted at the beginning of January:
- Write at least 200,000 words – 100,000 each of fiction/poetry and non-fiction – My total January word count is right around 31,000, which is approximately ten times what I expected it to be. At this rate, I should be able to meet my goals without a problem.
- Quilt or crochet at least 4 new blankets for charity – One spiral afghan is in progress and should be finished by the end of February.
- Finish at least 5 items from the Abandoned Projects Pile including:
- Blue patch-work throw (from 2011 or 12) – The blocks have been assembled and seams pressed. I’ve given myself a deadline of the first day of spring to have this one finished.
- Autumn themed full-sized quilt (fabrics purchased in 2012/early 2013) – The bulk of the piecing has been completed on this one, but I still need to assemble everything for the top. Another one that I want to finish by the end of the winter.
We’ll see how February goes. Hopefully more words and lots of quilting progress.