"@TD I recently had a similar experience. I was a little further along in my story but really plodding. Writing the end suddenly helped me fill in what I miss missing. I am now a mere five outlined chapters from the end :)"
"I got stuck around 60,000 words and just couldn't seem to wrap up my own second book. That's when I came up with the idea to cheat and skip to the end. I wrote the epilogue and that gave me the direction I needed to fill in the…"