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Whoa! Last IWSG of the year.

Thank you, thank you to my marvelous crit partner, Jennifer Lane , who gave me the reminder that today's the final 2017 meeting of the Insecure Writer's Support Group . Since I'm scrambling, I'll go right into the optional IWSG day question: As you look back on 2017, with all its successes and failures, if you could backtrack, what would you do differently? Hmm, I'm torn on this one. On the one hand, I didn't get a heck of a lot written this year, so I wish I'd set myself some firmer, more clearly defined goals from the get-go. On the other hand, I enjoyed separating from my writer-self and seeing that I'm still a whole person without it. It was a good 2017, so in the end, I guess I wouldn't go back and change a thing.  One thing I've learned though... When I 'm in the throes of writing, I always feel guilty that I'm not getting as much done around the house as I should - the cleaning, the cooking, the blah blah blah. I used to b