Chugging Along Today was a better day for writing. Skipping a scene that isn’t working does wonders for word count. 32,114 / 40,000(80.3%) Share this:TweetEmailMorePrintShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related By David Macinnis Gill| 2007-01-20T19:54:00+00:00 January 20th, 2007|Inklings|1 Comment Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblrGoogle+Pinterest Related Posts Natl Book Award Shortlist 2017 Natl Book Award Shortlist 2017 October 4th, 2017 | 0 Comments YA Scavenger Hunt YA Scavenger Hunt October 3rd, 2017 | 10 Comments Win a Hardcover copy of Uncanny Win a Hardcover copy of Uncanny September 6th, 2017 | 0 Comments Launch Day for UNCANNY Launch Day for UNCANNY September 5th, 2017 | 0 Comments DragonCon Early Hour DragonCon Early Hour September 1st, 2017 | 1 Comment One Comment alixwrites January 20, 2007 at 10:56 pm - Reply That is completely permissible. Sometimes, one finds that the reason the scene didn’t work was because one did not, in fact, *need* said scene. Since I am in retyping mode, my big joy in life is realizing that certain scenes which I painstakingly wrote were not, in fact, necessary and gleefully skipping past those pages. Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.