How to Not Feel Like a Failure Every Time You Don’t Meet a Goal

I didn’t meet a goal I set this month and now I’m spiraling.

Photo by Carl Heyerdahl on Unsplash

I set a goal for myself during the month of August that I was going to post a poem every day on Medium. For the first week and a half or so, I didn’t miss a day. Then at some point I missed one. Then I missed a whole weekend. Then a few more days.