February 20th, 2010

A Birthday

reversal

Plowing along in an outline sometimes leads to -- nowhere, actually.  Plot peters out.  The characters just sit there.  Not because I haven't got ideas and just have to grab one and decide where it goes, but because it's out of ideas, or those that I have really do need set-up to get anywhere, and I have no idea what the set-up could be.
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