The answer is simple: just begin. You find one piece that connects to another, and another, and yet another. Before long the jumble of confusion begins to take shape. There may still be a lot of unconnected pieces, but you're a little surer of the direction. Sometimes you'll tryto force a piece in a place where it doesn't belong. But you don't throw away that offending piece. You simply put it aside for later.
So, how do you write a novel? Word by word and paragraph by paragraph.Think of it as a big jigsaw puzzle. With perseverance and determination the picture becomes complete.
Here now is the Day 2 progress on that jigsaw puzzle. It's taking shape ... just like your novel.
|The puzzle is taking shape now.|