Forward motion on Gen & Tonic Investigations #1: 10,056 / 70,000
Still no contract. I Have Faith. She’s demanding a lawyer.
Title: “Strong Earth”
Starting point: 1,100 words of outline
Goal: 20,000 words of story
new words: 2,024 over three days, and a lot of staring at the story & swearing. Yes, trying to figure out what’s broken DOES count as writing.
Total words: 18,434
She shook her head, and lifted a hand to scrape the strands of hair that clung damply to the nape of her neck. It was too close in the shed, too close and warm. â€œWhy must things be so complicated?â€
Betrayed Confidences: one
Revelations: it’s not all about the magic.
Things magical: secrets and not-lies