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will feel like this. (And Steve Perry should know–he’s written a lot of books)

I especially want to get to this point:

Two-thirds to three-quarters through the first draft, the momentum picks back up; I can see the light at the end of the tunnel and, although it might a train coming at me, the flow I had during the first hundred pages reappears. The fire kicks up, the coal ignites, the steam pressure builds and I am racing for the finish like a riverboat going for the Natchez to New Orleans record, yeehaww!