As the clock runs down and the finish line appears in the distance, I wonder… “Will I make it?”
The short answer is “No.” Am I sad about it? Another, “No.”
“Well, why not?” you ask.
(Can you tell I’ve been writing dialogue today?)
This has been a busy month and even though I won’t be completing my word count, I accomplished a ton. I started a new job, ran a 13.5-mile race, celebrated a holiday, a birthday, and made progress on my latest draft!
Of course, it’s not as much progress as I was hoping for, but progress is progress. I am still plowing through the connective tissue for the remaining two big scenes… err three big scenes. Those I will fly through. Then it’s taking this hot mess of a storyline and lovingly craft it into something worth reading. So, the future is looking pretty good!
Now I have to get back to this bit in the story where Barney does the thing and Jacquie doesn’t like it and…