So... 50,000 words didn't work out for me. I DID find that, when I really apply myself and even with my busy "other" workload, I can easily write 750 and work hard to write 1000 words a day.
So, I set next month's goal at 1000 daily words -- hard, but attainable.
Last month? Though I didn't make my goal, I DID write ... which was huge for me, since writing has fallen through the cracks of late. Better, I fell in love with my fantasy all over again AND I figured out how it would end.
I have a new idea for my lighter story in Feb (I never can focus on just one project), so that's good, too since Geoff and Co. are being buggers.
For now, though -- here is my word count for Jan: