Tentative Writing Plan*

      * Subject to change at any time (last updated on 10/22/19)
      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
Send 4 emails to Tuff Readers during Nov-Dec 2019
Revise Extraction: The GAME Episode 3 Bug-hunters (due 11/3)
Pre-planning/planning Banished Scenes/Plot cards
First Draft of GAME4** 8k of ~25k words
Pre-planning/Planning for TNT2 Dots & Lines
First Draft of TNT2
Pre-planning/Planning for GAME5

      ** Working Title in current newsletters

 Completed tasks

      (newest to oldest)
 
Task Status
Send 3 emails to Tuff Readers during Sep-Oct 2019 9/16, 10/3, 10/17
Pre-planning/Planning for GAME4** Completed on 9/25/19!!!
Revise TNT and the Terrible Day 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 Terrible Day 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!