A Gentle Thud

15 Nov

I was getting a bit snowed under at the tail end of the week with writing in various notepads, print outs in 2 folders and handwritten stuff  and research in another, so I got it all together in one place.  My, doesn’t it feel heavy and look thick – helps me convince myself that I am working, as some days pass and I’m not sure what I’ve achieved exactly.  Now I can see something very tangible starting to form.  My wordcount is over 40k now, which is about 110 pages.  Looking good, although I know once I get to the end of the story the hard work of editing will really begin.  Still just focusing on Christmas as a deadline for the end of draft one.  Feeling confident that I’ll get there.

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