Day 321: How to treacle your brain

What I was doing was… A whole (writing) day on the novel today. A writing day, as you may know, no longer than four hours, but it turns out that’s enough time to finish a chapter and get stormingly far into another (about 4,600 words). With the heatwave knocking me out this week and the necessary downtime of last week I was beginning to feel antsy about not spending a