Worded out

Day 19 has been a challenge. Distractions were plentiful throughout the entire day today. The kids needed rides, the grocery store run, people knocking at the door, telephone ringing, and the baby made sure he was heard in between it all. I am eager for the world to go to sleep.

I did manage to get my word count to 31,700. I’m on track but I wanted to get a lot more done. I couldn’t concentrate. I’ll likely have to do the chapter over in editing. Ggrrrr.  I guess what I”m not likely about it is that I began to tell the reader what happened rather than let the reader (lol, if any, ever) engage with the characters and live the story with them.

Macon, my main character, faked an illness to get to the hospital where his sweet Anna is fighting withdrawel from heroin. What a mess! He managed to get out of his hospital room and sneak to Anna’s room where he told her he love her, awe, so sweet, now what’s he to do.

Yeah, I don’t know yet either.

See you at 33,367 words.

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About Ann Simpson
Ann Simpson lives in Falmouth, Virginia near the Civil War Battlegrounds of Historic Fredericksburg. Most of her paranormal writing takes place in the early morning before the family wakes and the spirits rest. She loves to write and read paranormal mysteries, suspense and drama. Book one of the Dark Guests Series, The Genealogist's Guests, was published in October 2013. Ann is currently writing book two, of which she may title, Megan's Heritage, sounds great...I just came up with it. I think I'll keep it!

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