Five things writers should do this year

When was the last time you backed up your computer? That task is on Keith Cronin's list of resolutions for writers. "Write more than you Tweet" is another: "While I've heard many writers complain about feeling obligated to be active in social media, the reality is that this stuff can become a diversion that is entertaining to the point of addictiveness … it's important to take a look at just how much time – and writing energy – you are devoting to these activities."