Wednesday: 2000 words
Thursday: 3600 words
...and DONE (Clocking in at 62,700, ~3000 words fewer than I estimated--but the total will fluctuate when I start editing).
I always sprint at the beginning of a book, then slow down and pace myself (sometimes too much) in the middle, and then super-sprint to the end.
I...I can't type anymore. My hands need a break. Be back soon.
If you don't feel that you are possibly on the edge of humiliating yourself, of losing control of the whole thing, then possibly what you are doing isn't very vital. If you don't feel like you are writing somewhat over your head, why do it? If you don't have some doubt of your authority to tell this story, then you are not trying to tell enough. --John Irving