You know the kind. You’re at your desk in your office, deep in your work, suitably harried, and they yell at you to come out. Lock the door and they crawl in through the window. Throw your arms around your computer and they drag you away kicking and screaming, sandals flying, power cord flopping, trackball marble bouncing down the stairs.
These are the rules:
1) Go to page 77 of your current manuscript.
2) Go to line 7.
3) Find and post the next 7 lines, sentences or paragraphs.
4) Tag another 7 writers and drag them away from whatever they were doing—I mean, let them know.
Since I’ve written only short stories in the last year, I had to dig up my novel Continue reading