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Goals for 2017

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Like clockwork, another new year is upon us. I was not incredibly productive in the 365 days or so that made up the year 2016, at least not where modeling is concerned. I finished barely a handful of kits and continue to leave way more incomplete models laying about than I care to admit. Despite the deep-seated disappointment in myself that weighs me down like a sack full of old Monogram kits, I get some consolation in knowing that my efforts (or lack there of) are pretty typical for modelers.
Also typical for this time of year are resolutions.
Ah, the new year...a chance to start over. A clean slate. I'm not much for resolutions, and I don't intend to make any promises that will just continue to drown me in a sea of modeling despair at the end of this year. No, instead I'll aim for a few goals, some long term mission objectives for 2017 and beyond. Here they are, in no particular order:

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