I did it, I finished the essay. All 3,051 words.

My emotional block finally cleared around Sunday lunchtime. Don’t know if it was blogging about it, or the trip my husband made to the shops so I could have a luscious sugar cone with Ben and Jerry’s cookie dough ice cream. Whatever. It’s done.

Now I have to wait and see if the unauthorised extension to the authorised extension gets the nod. Otherwise I will lose so many marks that I might have well have handed in two pages of tear stained rubbish on the due date.