It's hard to reconcile that another month's rolled by, but February is short and we took two trips--one to Sacramento and the other to Chicago.
Regarding this month's question, which asks how we celebrate after completing an important writing goal. I ran across this nice article, The Best Rewards to keep you Motivated, which talks about small and large rewards after completing small and large goals.
I've done many of the suggestions over the years, such as going out to dinner, watching a movie or a favorite TV show, doing some retail therapy, doing something relaxing, taking a day off, reconnecting with friends.
I haven't taken a class or a trip as a result, and I've never bought flowers, but I'm pretty sure I've spent time working in my flower garden and gotten all kinds of pleasure out of it.
I'm currently completing a revision of a YA romance, with plans to send it to a targeted publisher.
So just reaching that goal will be an incredible reward, in and of itself. Nope, I will need no other reward than to upload the manuscript and then to hit the send button.
What about you? How do you reward yourself after completing an important writing goal?
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