Vixen in Velvet is done! It flew away on electronic wings to my editor yesterday. This is the end of Phase One. It will return to me for tuning and tweaking (aka Revisions) but we can celebrate again when that's done.
Now I have to go to my fainting couch and call for lavender water.
Photo: "Model posed in ornate costumes: in black pressed pleats, with top hat; standing tip-toe on champagne bottle," c1904. Courtesy Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA