Well, mainly, because I've been busy.
And, to be fair, it seems to have paid off. I'd noticed that I was spending too much time blogging about boringcrappyworkstuff and almost no time about writing.
Mainly because I hadn't been doing any writing.
Which was bad.
So I stopped blogging and starting writing. Like, properly writing again. I mean I was getting up in the morning and writing. I was writing for geet ages, every day. Yes. Everyday.
In fact, my original 80,000 target has even been slightly supassed. It's around 100,000 now.
Not only that, but it's at around 100,000 words and it's finished!
I mean, obviously I'm now busy editing it and redrafting but... still... it's finished.
My Magic Dressing Gown has gone through the wash.
DK is unpulled and holidaying.
My New Writing Chair is once again being used as a clothes horse and my Penfold Mug is now once more in the cupboard and has had the ring of coffee muck (so long a staple of my diet) cleaned off.
Why I wrote Disraeli Avenue for charity - The houses on Disraeli Avenue all looked the same, the same shape, the same size but behind each coloured front door there was a story, a secret, a need....
4 years ago