Self Evaluation: Step 1

Published on Jun 21, 2019

I'm at a stage where I need to evaluate what I want to do. I often overload myself with new tasks, new mental barriers and I end up fatiguing myself. As I mentioned in a previous post, I need to step back and evaluate my goals. Unfortunately, I don't feel like I'm in the right mental headspace to do that right now. I need a few days to unwind… but it's always tomorrow.

I know it needs to happen and it will relieve a heavy burden, so I'm going to stick to the 'Get It Done Now' side of @jacklyons' latest post, but move the details down the road into the 'Get It Done Later' side…

I had a couple of 2019 goals that I'd love to keep:

  • Grow my Twitter audience to just 50 followers. (Check)
  • 4 sides projects released into the wild.
  • 3 vacations into new countries.
  • Make money on the internet.

We're 6 months in.

I've add 40 followers to my following. I'm currently at 65.

I've started 1 project, The Cake Pays, but not really implemented any useful feature. I spent a lot of time tweaking designs and updating copy. I was really enjoying it at the time, so I don't feel like it was wasted. I think these projects will be the key to making money on the internet - unless anyone wants to buy me a coffee?

I've been to Majorca. I started my 200WAD journey the day before I travelled and have maintained my streak since. We've booked Krakow for September and think we will go to a Christmas Market in early December.

My 2019 goals aside, I need to think about other factors in my life and that's where I'm struggling to come to grips with things.