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By Tova Mirvis
I had no idea where I was going. It was my third novel, and I’d started it as I had my prior two, with a few ideas but no clear plan. I worked for months on plot lines I later excised, spent years inching toward a first draft. I was writing a multiple perspective novel and had so many different trajectories that I felt like I was running a day care filled with unruly children.