Although 2020 will definitely go under as one of the toughest years all of us had to live through in our lifetimes (and that’s saying a lot living in a post 9/11 world and economic meltdown of 2008 in which most of us are still trying to recover from). But for some creatives this year of solitude has somehow ignited a fire. And although I haven’t been in lockdown due to my job’s office being open throughout the whole pandemic, I suppose the possible threat to my own mortality and desire to hide away in a daydreams is what has turned out to be one of the most prolific years for me in terms of my writing.
What I accomplished in 2020
*Released Strange Girls: Women in Horror in February
*Some Kind of Monster will be published in Unburied 2021
*Baby Teeth was published in Midnight in the Pentagram for Silver Shamrock Publishing
*One for the Money, Two for the Show appeared in the Crystal Lake Publishing contest Summer 2020
*Boys of Summer will be published in 2021
*Fragile Fruit was published in Running Wild Stories in June 2020, and was also nominated for a Pushcart Award Prize 2020
*Lost Girls Go Everywhere: Poetry & Prose was released in October 2020
*Silent Ivy Hotel made the final Top Ten cut for a short story contest (still waiting for final results)
*I wrote over 15 new short stories
*I began writing a screenplay Terror! about the French Revolution
*Complete my screenplay Terror!
*Complete my horror novella I Want Candy
*Finish editing Girl that You Fear for the nth time
*Read at least 50 books (I read only 46 this yr)
*Release Tainted Love: Women in Horror Anthology on February 16, 2021
*Be more active on Instagram (create more content)
*Maybe put together a collection of my short stories
WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR GOALS FOR THE NEW YEAR?
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