And welcome. . .I have just finished up Day #8 and start Day #9 this evening. Tonight there is a get together at the library to discuss how our writing is coming along. My writing is right on track. I sit at 18,223 words with 31,777 yet to go. At this rate I will finish by Nov. 25. That was my personal unofficial date to finish by and I reached it, yesterday actually.
I really look forward to my writing time in the evening. It is so hard to take care of the daily chores of life before I start writing. All I want to do is get to the writing. Real life takes over occasionally, though. It has to or I'd be so lost I don't think I could write anything productive.
My story is progressing along as it should. I have finally gotten to the first kiss. I know where I want the story to go from here and how to get there. This is something that I just figured out today. Now my main concern is, will I be able to pace everything so that I rise to the turning point at the right time? If I peak to early, then the story is over. If I peak to late, than I won't have enough words to finish the story properly.
My pacing has been right on track, so far, even when I thought I was circling back onto previous ground, that was not the case. I will just have to trust the process, trust myself, trust my pacing, and see where it leads me.
More tomorrow from Day #9 . . .