2559 words, got everything I wanted

And a bit more. The revelation that came in the first section of the scene was a gift, pure and simple. The rest of the scene is fun — I enjoyed writing it and I’m happy with the way it turned out. But it isn’t every day that a felicitous turn of phrase and a bit of character developments offers the basis for a whole new novel. Gotta love that.

I’m done for the night. Tomorrow I hope to work on the proposal — it’s had a chance to cool a bit, so I should have an easier time spotting errors. And I’ll do my 2500 new words on The Wreck of Heaven.

Even though I started way too late, today was happy writing, on top of a happy day.

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About the author: Novelist, writing teacher, on a mission to reprint my out-of-print books and self-publish my new ones.