Okay, I’m 500 words into¬†The Real Life Build, and having a rockin’ good time.

The phone is currently sporting the above minion, with the line “Shhhhhh…I’m hiding from stupid people.” It’s not perfectly Dillon, but it’s close enough, and the kid likes minions.

For Gage, we need a bar. Since so much of this book takes place in The Dugout, which is a sports bar, my composition mode background in Scrivener is this:


And @ILoveYAFiction masterminded the Spotify playlist, which I’m not exactly sure how to share, but might be here: Spotify playlist!