His Majesty the Accident is shorter than my first stab at noveling, at only 88,906 words, and took far less time to complete -- a mere three months and two days, even with all the slacking. Alas, if only I could say it came out better, or would require less rewriting, than its predecessor. (=
If you're just now discovering this site, you can start from the first chapter.
Many thanks to everyone who read and endured -- enjoyed, I mean enjoyed -- the story, and to the family and friends whose feedback kept me writing. You've helped make this whole endeavor a very happy accident indeed.