Done! Finished! Complete!

Well, not really complete. But I wrote the last word of the last sentence of the last paragraph of the last chapter of Finnegan’s Deciphered this morning, and the first draft of the novel is now complete.

I’m currently experiencing the sugar high this moment provides.

Of course I now face the gargantuan job of re-reading and rewriting, with all of the big structural fixes I’ve already identified as necessary and the likelihood of much, much more work that needs to be done that I don’t even know about yet.

But still . . .

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4 Comments on “Done! Finished! Complete!”

  1. Annam Says:


  2. Pete Says:


  3. Excellent! I think the first draft is the hardest, though the series of subsequent drafts takes forever…. Good luck!

  4. Brian Keaney Says:

    Belated congratulations! Though I expect the excitement has worn off by now.

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