What is new here? What’s up with Shrapnel? How close? How far away? What’s the story? Does it matter anymore?
Look, kid, you’re in no condition to release a book like the one you’ve written. You’re way too fragile. You will need a much thicker skin, made of titanium. Because, if you can’t take the heat now, you better get out of the kitchen fast before you burn every last bridge you thought you had, in every which way.
Pictures! Pictures! I nearly forgot the pictures. No I didn’t. That’s not true. Well, kind of. For a minute I did.
I’ve been meticulously going through the proofing, a chapter at a time, and finishing up other work for the month. I also decided to build a glossary for the book. I had no idea how long that was going to take.