Tentative Writing Plan*

      * Subject to change at any time (last updated on 11/24/20)

  Writing Goals

 
Goal Type Status
Release The Book Club Suspense/Novel First Draft complete;
Now in cool-down
Release TNT and the Prisoner Suspense/Serial Novella Writing First Draft
Release Game5 Dystopian Fantasy/Serial Novella Planning complete
Release TNT4 Suspense/Serial Novella
Release Game6 Dystopian Fantasy/Serial Novella Ends series
Release TNT5 Suspense/Serial Novella
Release TNT6 Suspense/Serial Novella

  Tasks supporting Goals

      Highlighted rows are current tasks
      Revision steps: Cool-down period, Read through, Target, Questions, Setting, Gimmick, Characters, Scenes, Write-in, Type-in, Bug-hunters, Release
      Pre-planning/Planning steps: Dots & Lines, Pre-plan doc, Scenes/Plot cards
 
Task Status
First Draft of TNT and the Prisoner 3/13 scenes complete
Revise The Book Club
Revise TNT and the Prisoner
First Draft of GAME5
Pre-planning/Planning TNT4
First Draft of TNT4
Revise GAME5
Revise TNT4
Pre-planning/Planning GAME6 Ends series

 Completed tasks

      (most recent to oldest)
 
Task Status
First Draft of The Book Club Completed 11/18/20!!!
Pre-planning/Planning for GAME5 Completed 9/7/20!!!
Revise Expiration: The GAME Episode 4 Release 9/2/20!!!
Revise TNT and the Surprise Door Released 8/10/20!!!
Pre-planning/Planning for TNT3 Complete 8/7/20!!!
Pre-planning/Planning for The Book Club Completed 5/12/20
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Mar-Apr 2020 3/17/20, 4/1/20, 4/20/20
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Jan-Feb 2020 1/21/20, 2/13/20, and 2/28/20
First Draft of TNT and the Surprise Door Complete 2/9/20!!!
First Draft of Expiration: The GAME Episode 4 Complete 1/14/20!!!
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Nov-Dec 2019 11/11, 11/27, 12/11
Revise Extraction: The GAME Episode 3 Released 11/27/19!!!
Pre-planning/planning Banished Complete 11/4/19!!!
Pre-planning/Planning for TNT2 Complete 11/4/19!!!
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Sep-Oct 2019 9/16, 10/3, 10/17
Pre-planning/Planning for Expiration: The GAME Episode 4 Completed on 9/25/19!!!
Revise TNT and the Stranger Released 9/15/19!!!
First Draft of Banished Completed on 9/10/19!!! (Changed to novel 10/15/19)
Send 4 emails to Tuff Readers during Jul-Aug 2019 7/11/19, 7/25/19, 8/13/19, 8/29/19
First Draft of Extraction: The GAME Episode 3 Completed on 8/11/19!!!
Pre-planning/Planning for Banished Completed on 8/06/19!!! (Changed to novel 10/15/19)
First Draft of TNT and the Stranger Completed on 7/22/19!!!
Release Experimentation: The GAME Episode 2 Released 6/21/19!!!
Send 3 emails (non-Goals) to Tuff Readers during May-Jun 2019 6/3, mid June, GAME2 Release announcement
Finish revision of Experimentation: The GAME Episode 2 Released 6/21/19!!!
Send series of emails about Goals to Tuff Readers 1/30, 2/13, 3/20, 4/3, 5/10
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Sep-Oct 2018 9/4, 10/9, 10/31
Distribute September prizes for email recruiting contest No email recruits. CONTEST CANCELLED!!!
Distribute August prizes for contest No email recruits
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Jul-Aug 2018 7/11, 8/7, 8/22
Release Intruders Released 8/21/2018
Start First Draft of "TTT1 (formerly Sixes1)" Pre-planning, planning complete 8/28
Start First Draft of Extraction: The G.A.M.E. Episode 3 Pre-planning, planning complete 8/28
Finish revision of Intruders COMPLETED! YAY!
Distribute July prizes for contest COMPLETED! YAY!
Create electronic revision process COMPLETED! YAY!
Launch 2018 Email Recruiting Contest COMPLETED! YAY!
Complete consultation for SIXES, an upcoming suspense/thriller serial COMPLETED (5/30/18)! YAY!
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during May-Jun 2018 67% complete (5/31/18, 6/19/18)
Complete rough first draft of GAME2 COMPLETED! YAY!
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Mar-Apr 2018 COMPLETED! YAY!
GAME2: Complete pre-planning and scene cards   COMPLETED! YAY!
Create loose outline for "Game2" COMPLETED! YAY!
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Jan-Feb 2018 COMPLETED! YAY!