... the magic number.
The word count for my first three dissertation chapters, so far.
They are mostly bare-bones and need a lot of improvement. The next step is to get them to Dr. Advisor for some comments.
BUT -- all three make at least a minimally decent pass at being complete arguments.
Not too bad for a year that includes cancer and a 4/4 + department chair AND a LDR.
yikes.... this might actually be over sometime in the next year or so!