Book II is still in the hands of a reader so I’m free to focus on Book III. The plot line flowed of Book III flowed over a 2 day period last week and so did the prologue and first 3 chapters. That’s when I hit a wall. I woke up Saturday morning at 4:30 with where Chapter 3 ended calling out to me from Blackbird Bakery. What else could I do but go. But when I got there, there was no where to go. Chapter 3 had flowed easily, but it took me to a dead end. So I did what I always do when I get stuck; I did something else. That something else was to play with the covers. For me, playing with the covers means to color on my dry maker board. I get to color and then ask Dyan to do the computer stuff. Here’s what she came up with:
As for me, I’ve finished a second attempt at the first 5000 words, and luckily it is all savable. It’s just not right for the first 5ooo words. Attempt number 3 here I come.