It’s Day 8. Or rather Day 7 if you don’t count Sunday, which was Father’s Day, hence a family meal, hence stress. Don’t ask.
But I’m back at my desk now. Have been for the past 4 hours. I’m also back on Chapters 1 – 3, which I’m constantly having to prune as I take out redundant elements later in the story.
I’ve grossly over-complicated pretty much everything, so now I’m having to simplify and streamline to make things sharper, faster and clearer. Which I guess is the point of this editing malarkey in the first place.
And there was me thinking all the hard work was done!