I said I was excited a few posts back, and that remains the case.
Unfortunately the starting point I gave myself is a rather difficult one, and I find myself getting frustrated easily with how I little I know about what is an integral part of the overall story.
I have 428 words. It doesn't even fill a whole page in Word. It took me two separate sessions to write. I used to write short compositions in English class that were longer and took no more than half an hour.
Still, I'm proud of my 428 words. They make a good starting point.
I'm off to find some videos of salamanders.
I got this photo from this article that talks about the decline of salamanders in Central America.