Little things build to big things

It’s been a while since I’ve written due to commitments with work. I’ve missed you all and hope you keep reading. So I guess I’d better update everyone on what’s been going on with Warm Witty Words.

The writing business is coming along nicely with a prestigious three-page article in Club Life magazine in their December issue. I also did some business writing, ghostwriting, press releases and emails but my biggest news is ‘Finding Tarzan’ is now in its final stages and ready for another round of the publishers. Since it’s been changed to present-tense first-person it just seems – right. I’m excited!

Onto other things I’m planning:

  • Trying to choose a marketing course online
  • After that is complete I want to do a Cert IV in Training and Assessment
  • Starting a young-adult novel
  • Keep my writing journal up to date
  • Set regular goals (as above) and meet them
  • Send specs for one article (at least) a week
  • Build more readers to my blog and Twitter
  • Have fun at least once a week

and the big one

  • Return home to my family (yes, no more remote work no matter how much I’ve enjoyed the experience)
  • Help Blake to learn how to drive
  • Help Joel get through uni (though I’m proud to say he’s blitzing his courses in Bachelor of Sports Science already)
  • Walk Boss (my dog) so she loose the spare tyre (and I’m not talking about one she’s chewing)
  • Listen to my husband more (instead of daydreaming and thinking up my next story)

That’ll do for now but I’m planning to give you some insight into my remote living days very soon, mostly about the unique characters I’ve met.

Here’s more cute elephants:

Elephants playing football in Africa




About donnadmunro

Donna Munro is an author, freelance writer, blogger, graphic artist, content writer, book marketer, administrator, web editor and book reader. She's been published in Take Five, The Australian Woman's Weekly, For Me, She, That's Life, Woman's Day and Club Life (as well as smaller publications). She recently formed Warm Witty Publishing to self publish her debut novel 'The Zanzibar Moon', because she's too impatient to wait any longer. Donna lives on the Gold Coast with her husband, youngest son and the weirdo Staffy Mahli. She adores being a grandmother but still feels young. She often joins her husband's pool cleaning business, just for fun (but is unsure if she's all that helpful). She keeps fit and has a fondness for elephants (she sponsors Tundani in Kenya) and owls. You'll often find her digging her toes in the sand while reading a novel at the beach.

Posted on March 21, 2012, in Animals and conservation, Family life, Other stuff, Writing tips. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Having certificate IV in training and assessment can help enhance your knowledge. This can help you land a much better job in the future.


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