That was not actually the easiest edit-to-editorial-direction ever. The easiest edit ever was Scardown, which I did in about two hours. (The worst was Blood & Iron, which took months.
Guess there's something to be said for doing fifteen drafts, rewriting the book from scratch, and then doing a couple more passes before you hand it in....
Now, just Ink & Steel and Hell & Earth to go this autumn.
In other news, it's officially autumn. I'm wearing wool socks and a sweater and craving apple cider, which I cannot have until I have a vehicle again, and the winter jasmine is blooming.