1. Restarted work on Crystal Clear.

    The first story of the series – the only story to end up published anywhere – was written years ago. There was a second one that never got published, even though almost finished, because I got stuck in the "should" of the process. I thought to myself that one thing or another ought to be a particular way – a way I didn't feel comfortable going because I understood it wasn't where the story was supposed to go but pushed onwards with because "that's the way stories are written".

    The fact that it went nowhere in the end goes to show just how much that means to me.

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