5.2K on Wet Work last week. Here’s Magic Meter, for your edification:
Climax has passed. All that’s left is the denouement and the tying up of a few loose ends. It’s going to take longer than I would like, but at least I finally know what’s going to happen.
I think. I’ve changed my mind on this ending a couple of times now, most recently as this morning. No, I’m not kidding.
I’ll finish this thing in the next few days–ideally, before Thanksgiving.
Emily resumed her crouch, gaze focused on the broken door.
A soft sound from inside, something she couldn’t place.
"Make me wait," Emily said. "That’s fine. I can wait all night, if I–"
A huge black shape hurtled out of the door, snarling.
Write Club update: A tier one rejection from an anthology.