- I'm so not ready. Seriously, prep work, nearly non-existent
- It's been a long time, like two years, since I've worked on the first, first draft of a novel. I've been doing revisions and editing and polishing. Draft writing? What's that?
- What if it was all a fluke?
- Dude, you totally forgot how to write.
And. So. On. I decided (during morning exercise) that each book is different. I'd been "dream-storming" this one a lot (ala Robert Olen Butler). So, with this one, I'll continue to do character work, but I'll start writing it as well.
So I did. And got 1,674 words. Then I made a collage:
Dude, it doesn't get much better than that.