lichtyd: Blog

TFD: Progress Update

July 30, 2017
Posted at 7:16 am

Chapter eight is still in work. Progress is slower than I'd like due to my work. I repair electronic equipment, and normally, it doesn't use too much brain power. While working, I think about the story, and jot down any new ideas. At home, I expand upon the ideas.

I've been reassigned to a couple of new projects, and they are not easy. New ideas haven't been coming as fast.

Maybe my bosses decided I needed a challenge?

As for actual progress:

Chapter eight, version 4, is over fifty pages long. I am nearly to the point where I'd start editing.

Chapter nine, version 2 or 3, has nine pages written so far.

Some may ask: Why so many versions? Chapters 5 thru 9 were started in December of last year. As the story progressed, I'd update the chapters. Sometimes I'd write content and scrap it. For example, versions 2 and 3 of chapter eight dealt with the fate of Junior. Pages and pages of Junior and his captor. At some point, I remembered this story was not about him. I scrapped most of Junior's story.

Feel free to send me messages or email.

TFD: Chapter Seven has been Uploaded.

July 9, 2017
Posted at 7:21 pm

Chapter seven moves thing along, finally! With seven I wanted to try for a love scene that is both hot, but also fun. This chapter also features my longest, most detailed fight scene. The writing is as good as I can make it.

The next chapter currently sits at thirty-three pages. Most of those pages are good, some will be deleted, and I'll write more. My best guess for completing chapter eight is another four weeks.

I apologize for taking so long to write.

Feel free to let me know how you like chapter seven. I enjoy reading your thoughts.

TFD: Progress Update

June 8, 2017
Posted at 7:29 pm

Chapter seven is close to beta status. Chapter eight has been started and stopped several times, but it has a structure, and I'm filling in the story. Chapter nine also has a structure and is coming along nicely.

There is a lot in seven I like. Good character interactions and a love scene that had my wife blush. At least I think she was blushing. She could have been mad; it's hard to tell.

I'm going to push on to finishing eight before releasing seven. If at all possible I'd like to release both close together.

TFD: I've uploaded a new version of chapter six.

April 30, 2017
Posted at 8:41 pm

This new version should have fewer errors.

TFD: Chapter Six has been Uploaded

April 30, 2017
Posted at 1:59 pm

Chapter six has been uploaded along with an updated chapter five. The changes to five were all minor.

Six begins the tying up of open threads. Characters are moving into position for the resolutions to their stories.

Chapter seven is in progress. It has a good structure, and many of the key scenes have been written.

I've learned a great deal while writing this story and am considering a future rewrite of the first two, maybe three chapters.

Feel free to contact me with questions or comments. This story is far better because of the feedback I've received. My readers are the best!

Thank you.