That's the raw edit typed up. Pre-scalpel and hole-filling, I'm now at 74, 877 words. #writingstuff
— Graham Holliday (@noodlepie) December 9, 2013
As the tweet says, that’s the raw word count total. There are holes to fill, things to rip out and paragraphs to add. What the final published tally will be, I don’t know. However, I suspect you could easily add between 5 and 10,000 to that number.