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Ten Hour Goal: 13,334 Coins before Midnight (See what time goal was met!)

Most of those who follow me know that I set myself all kinds of goals. I am not here to compete with anyone but myself.

I can easily get discouraged, when things do not go as I want them. The same happens when others do not get as excited as I get for my own goals.

That last one can be the bane of existence for the ENFP on the Myers-Briggs Personality Indicator. We want people to get on the train with us! I am old enough to understand intellectually that these goals are my own. Thank goodness, I am also mature enough to not want to take my toys and run away when people do not want to play! emoticon :winking:

I am so close to reaching my $20.00 mark, and I am setting what I call a "burst goal"--giving myself a goal that will require just a quick burst of energy to meet it, requiring me to push just a little harder. It is often what long distance runners do when they are tiring; they will sprint for a short distance, just to give them that boost or burst to keep on going.

So, today's goal is to reach the 13,334 coin level in the next 10 hours: Goal time-- 23:59:59 Pacific Daylight Time on July 25th, 2015. Coins needed for goal: 107 in 10 hours.

UPDATES:

  • 1515 13,251// 24 Coins earned in 1.25 hours. 83 to go in 8.75 hours.
  • 1600 13,257// 6 coins earned in .75 hours. 77 more in 8 hours to go.
  • 1915 13,293// 36 Coins earned in 3.25 hours. 41 more in 4.75 hours.
  • 2005 13,319// 26 Coins earned in 50 minutes. 15 more in <4 hours!
  • 2025 13,327// 8 coins earned in 20 minutes. 7 more in 3 1/2 hours!
  • 2051 13,334// 7 coins earned in 26 minutes.

Eligible for $20.00 redemption payout on 7/25/2015 at 8:51 p.m. PDT!!

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1400 PDT 13,227 19.84

1/2 hr -- +7/$.01 //107.17 to 107.32 avg

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Comments

lexiconlover wrote on July 25, 2015, 5:16 PM

You're getting so close! Are you going to cash out as soon as you've reached the threshold or wait till your birthday?

MegL wrote on July 25, 2015, 5:19 PM

That quick sprint that runners do when they're tired, how do they get the energy?

CoralLevang wrote on July 25, 2015, 5:20 PM

I've mentioned in other articles my plans, which is to wait until the birthday. I have the stretch goal of 15K I want to see.

lexiconlover wrote on July 25, 2015, 5:23 PM

I knew that had been the plan prior, just didn't know if you had changed your mind.

CoralLevang wrote on July 25, 2015, 5:43 PM

I usually go with the original plan, until such time it is necessary to change it. Right now, seems to be on track, but still a stretch!

CoralLevang wrote on July 25, 2015, 5:45 PM

Personally, I think it is a mental thing that isn't much different when we all get that surge. But with running, I haven't a clue. I am SO NOT A RUNNER!

Shellyann36 wrote on July 25, 2015, 8:43 PM

I am glad to see that you are still keeping up with your goal!

Ruby3881 wrote on July 25, 2015, 9:15 PM

I love that you're updating this post with your balance increases! Best of luck, my friend! For my part, I have several of your posts to catch up on & will endeavour to do so. Did I miss the one where you talked about the news from your family reunion?

CoralLevang wrote on July 25, 2015, 10:18 PM

Thanks, Shellyann36 !!

CoralLevang wrote on July 25, 2015, 10:20 PM

Ruby3881 Thanks!! And yes, the one with the update...the title references "Family Secrets"... And I just updated again--41 more coins needed in 4.75 hours. Keeping my fingers crossed!!

cheri wrote on July 25, 2015, 10:26 PM

You really are getting there and finally all hard work will pay off

Ruby3881 wrote on July 25, 2015, 11:03 PM

OK, I'll look for that post.

You can do it! I'll be watching for more news emoticon :smile:

CoralLevang wrote on July 25, 2015, 11:09 PM

cheri Now, working on the 15K by my birthday! Thank you for your support through it all! emoticon :smile:

AliCanary wrote on July 27, 2015, 5:46 PM

Yay! You did it! Now when you get your money, definitely be sure to write about it because newbies love to see that this is a legit site that does pay emoticon :smile:

CoralLevang wrote on July 27, 2015, 11:17 PM

AliCanary Thank you! You know I will!! I am waiting to redeem, as I am going for the 15K coin goal for that same goal date.