Yes, I've gone and done it. I've signed up to write 50k words in a month. The motivation: I've just had my novella The Gingerbread House published with Prism Book Group, and now I'm dead serious about finishing the series I began nearly twenty years ago.
Here's a pic of the hero of my work in progress, Laughter For Tears. Mick has always been one of my favorite characters; adorable, funny, and smart. But since losing 'the girl of his dreams', he's not quite himself.