But I am happy with the story as it stands right now. So I've printed a few copies and given it to friends to read. I'm anxious to hear what they will think but, for now I will wait patiently. And, while I do, I'll work on Book 2!
That's right! I've started Book 2. I have an outline for this one, which I didn't have for the first book. Hopefully that will translate to a faster, smoother first draft than Book 1 had. What it will mean, certainly, is that my writing schedule will be more relaxed than it has been, freeing up time for other things, such as