― Here ye, here ye. ∙ I'm putting myself on notice. ∙ You can all be my witnesses. ∙ Thanks to the encouragement of my dear, sweet aunt and sister, ∙ I am endeavoring to write and finish one novel this year. ∙ It is very important-so I've been told-to lay down clear, concise goals. ∙ So here it is. ∙ I enjoy the entire writing process: the research, learning about the writing craft, exploring character profiles, plotting ideas, outlining, getting [...].