Folks: it's crunch time. I have less than a hundred pages of manuscript left to mark up, so I'm going to do something drastic: I'm going into radio silence here until I'm done with the entire manuscript. Next time I post here, I will have moved on to generating the second draft!
Here's what this entire process looks like, for those wondering:
Catch you all on the flip side -- and as ever, thank you for your patience!