1,561 words today. Sounds impressive, hm? It's not. I just pasted in the closing scene and edited it. I tried to work on the phase outline, but I'm floundering, unsure of where to begin Act III. I better figure it out real quick, because tomorrow I need 1,500 brand-spankin'-new words.
My newspaper article is written, revised, submitted, and approved, so that should leave me with more brainspace to figure out how a bunch of monks in a butte-top temple can become powerful allies in my heroine's fight to save something she is no longer sure deserves to be saved.