Well, I finally reached the end of the Double Version Two-Step, wherein I was weaving together two old versions with enough new stuff so that it all made sense. Yeay me. Now I’m down to only 30 pages of an old version, and then it’s all new ground from there. Thank gawd! Plus only a hundred pages to go and I should have a first draft. Phew.
Also, in case you all forgot, it’s time to announce the winner of this month’s comments contest, who will receive a copy of Donald Maass’s FIRE IN FICTION. My methodology, such as it is, was to number all the comments that came in throughout the month, so if you commented more than once, you were entered more than once, then asked my husband to pick a number between one and 61. And the winner is….number 43! Which worked out to be...
Congratulations, Becky! Drop me an email at rllafevers[at]cox.net with your address and I'll get that out to you!
And boy, have I had a dismal couple of reading months! Of the last 19 books I’ve started, I’ve only managed to finish five. Very sad. I know it’s because my brain is busy writing my own story, but it sure is tough when I’m ready for some down time.