Tonight I spent some time plotting. I was unsatisfied with that. I found scenes I needed to write but this book still feels short so far. Either the scenes I have picked will turn out to be longer than planned, or I’ll end up with additional before and after scenes, tagged onto the major ones I’ve planned (which is what keeps happening.)…


So — I thought I had a higher word count than I did. I must have added something together twice. Because though I wrote 1700 words yesterday, the official word count is up only a couple hundred.


13,110 / 60,000

So — if I’m to make my deadline for the week, I need to write 7000 words between now and Sunday night.…