Learning from NaNo, Round 2: Final Impressions

First of all: I won. All right, moving on.
I have to admit, NaNo has done wonders for my productivity. While I’d made some progress on the GV project, including a pile of sketches, a couple of pseudo-outlines, and the introductory arc with its dramatic-sounding prologue, I’d gotten dead stuck somewhere around the time I needed [...]