When you figure out that, before you start working on the next chapter, you should really assemble and organize all the notes you have. They’re on your phone and on your computer and in the cloud and on various pieces of paper — and you need to pull them together before you go on.
It’s going to be a lot of work, and you’ll procrastinate about doing it, but it’s going to be worth it when it’s done.
Scary Writing Moment #2
When you go through all of those notes, collect them and get them all organized, and realize that pretty much all of them apply to the chapters you’ve written already.