Where do you want your life to be in seven years?
We all recently donned our eclipse glasses and ran outside to see the crescent shadows and the 90-something percent completion (depending on where you live). And it was pretty cool! And while the last one happened forty something years ago, we don’t have to wait as long for the next one!
Only seven years till April 8, 2024.
In a way, that is a long wait. But at the same time, it’s also not very long at all.
Either way, it’s a manageable amount of time to set some goals! There is only so much you can expect yourself to accomplish in one year. And ten years is kind of hard to wrap your mind around, so how about seven?
What would you like to see in your past when you are seven years older?
Yes, I’m talking writing goals. But as important as that is, there is more to life than that. So what are some things you would like to see yourself accomplish by then? Writing-wise and otherwise?
Let’s start with those literary-related.
As for me, I’d like to publish several books. I think I should be able to finish the rest of my current series in about two years, three tops. That leaves at least four years, during which I will be a much more experienced writer and hopefully better and faster at it. So maybe four more books—a book a year—and I'd like to try getting a traditional publi