My finished products this month are:
W7 Lemon Meringue anti-redness eyeshadow primer
Cien Volume Mascara in Black
Cien Argan Oil Body Milk 400ml
L’Oreal Elvive Colored Hair Shampoo 750ml
Beauty Formulas Coconut Milk Facial Scrub 150ml
I hit pan on my Kiko Cream Crush eyeshadow in shade 05, Silver Rose.
July, as always, is Camp NaNoWriMo month. I wasn’t convinced about which project to work on and I couldn’t think of anything new so I edited some short stories I have.
I emailed some magazines as I am still wanting to publish my work. I am trying with short stories first as well as still looking for a publisher for my novels.
I want my writing projects to reach the disability organisations who helped me in my life as well as anyone else who may be interested.
I feel happy that I have started contacting magazines and that some of the disability organisations got back to me.
I didn’t get into the AutoCrit Writing Challenge Anthology, but it was fun working on my story for it this year. I will keep trying to get into the anthology.
I watched the video for the AutoCrit Destination Unknown Challenge, which I did last year. I am glad it’s back again. I saw all the videos that followed and took part in the challenge. I chose 1000 words as my goal to keep it short as I didn’t want to do anything longer. I finished my story in the first week and edited in the second. The story doesn’t require submitting anywhere through this contest.
I am 142 books into my Goodreads Challenge and since I originally thought I’d get through 50, I am pleased to have discovered so many good books.
I have decided to do the Dewey’s Reverse Readathon again. There are eight optional pre-Readathon prompts and the event itself is on August 6th and 7th, starting at 8PM EST on August 6 and ending at 8AM on the 7th, instead of going from AM to PM like the Readathon usually does.
I have now had the two doses of the Coronavirus vaccine, as has my husband. More about that in another post.
Overall, it has been a pretty productive month, especially when I wasn’t sure how productive I’d end up being.