Last January in our local writers' group we wrote goals on small pieces of paper and stored them in a box. Next month the box gets opened. The goals are unsigned and the aim's just to see how much we've each achieved during the year. Even if we don't achieve our goals, we're bound to succeed at somebody's. And then we'll set new goals for the coming year.
In 2012 my goal was to see a book written by me gracing a bookshelf in a genuine bookstore. And today I achieved it! (Can you tell I'm bouncing somewhere slightly over the moon?)
So here's the book:
And here am I signing copies