I’ve been having lots of fun today fleshing out my world. Going through my scene plan I’ve listed all the main locations in my novel. I then collected images to get a feel for space. Here’s a few of my favourite images from the day.
Today’s wordcount 331
It only actually took about and hour and a half to compile a solid plot outline from the numerous scene breakdowns I’ve written over the past year or so.
Feeling happily confident I can get back on with writing now. I’ll extract the good parts of previous drafts, revise and redraft until I’m somewhat content.
Today’s wordcount 369
I’ve been trying to figure out where on earth I am in my novel, at this point there are so many revisions it’s a bit terrifying to delve back in. I think I have somewhat managed to puzzle the versions apart. Now it’s time to un-pick exactly which plot line I am following.
Sticky notes, space and a tsunami of paper led to some vague form of clarity. I am religiously staying to my schedule and as soon as I’d unravelled the mess it was time to take a break and then start something new.
At least now all my notes are in a row and I have a good starting off point for next time. If I’m sticking to my routine, that should be tomorrow!
Today’s Word Count: 350