Whether you’re ready to renounce slackerdom, or simply hope to increase your writing production, you’re probably contemplating what you want to get out of 2013. With this post, I hope to set you up for success.

Begin with a step recommended by psychologists, coaches, and efficiency experts. Draft goals with teeth by using the SMART format.

Though you’ll see variation in what each letter stands for, here’s the gist:

Specific: You’ve crafted external goals for protagonists and antagonists, so you understand the power of […]