I'm going to do it. I'm going to write 50,000 words of story next month. That's an average of 1, 667 words per day. I really believe that I can do this - which is why I'm going for it. Wish me luck.
I've narrowed all my eligible plot bunnies to these. I'm torn. Help me choose by voting on one of these three (listed in timeline order).
1. Title: But What Lies Beneath?
Timeline: Clone Wars era. AU.
Anakin Skywalker - Jedi Knight.
Padmé Naberrie - Retired Queen of Naboo.
Ian Naberrie - Her husband.
A Jedi turns up dead in the Naberries' Lake Retreat prompting an official investigation from Coruscant. Padmé Naberrie doesn't know it yet but the corpse in her lawn is about to become the least of her problems.
2. Title: The Seduction of Luke Skywalker
Timeline: AU. 16 years after RotS.
Luke rescues a young runaway from Jabba's Palace and brings her home to the Lars' farmstead. No good deed goes unpunished.
3. Title: The Legend of Starkiller
Timeline: Post-RotJ. 22 years after the events of RotS. AU from the middle of RotS.
Anakin Skywalker - Hermit.
Darth Starkiller - Sith Lord.
A lifetime ago, Anakin Skywalker destroyed the Sith and sacrificed his only love in the process. But the Force is still unbalanced. Years later, a new threat rises and the former Jedi puts on his lightsabre once more to face his last and greatest enemy...