The summer holidays are over, which means one thing – I’m able to write during the day once again!
I have finished off a chapter this morning, word count was nearly 250, so not much but I can’t get into the next chapter as I need to work on some outlines and figure their directions out. The finished chapter isn’t on the path I imagined so I need to work out if I want to end it on a cliff hanger or if I want the reader to know exactly what it will lead to. For now it’s an open ending.
There is a downside to daytime writing: my youngest is upstairs napping and I left my art book up there and if I go up he will wake! So it’s back to A4 lined paper for note taking and fine tuning. I like to use an A2 pad for all the brainstorming (is it still called that or do I have to refer to it as Mind Mapping for the PC parade?). I imagine next week will be a more organised week.
I have missed blogging on a daily basis but I think it got to a point where priorities were all wrong and so the break has done me good.
Regarding the recent published work, I am in the process of writing more articles for future newsletters as we speak, it’s nice to say I’m finally livin’ the dream!