swimming in history

At this stage in planning Six, I’ve got multiple things going on. I’m thinking about the characters themselves, having discussions with the ones who will talk to me. Finding out about Daniel, how best to approach him, what his frame of mind is like given his situation. Getting to know Carrie, who is a very different little girl than Lily was. Figuring out what’s on Elizabeth’s mind.

When I’ve done enough of this, an opening scene will present itself. I’ve got a vague sense of it now, but it’s going to take a couple more days to get to the point where I can start trying to get it on paper.

In the meantime I’m doing a lot of reading