I never did do that. Which turns out to be a good thing, because I got farther on it than I thought. I started chapter 5. Yay! Chapter 5!
So I am headed onward and forward now, plunging into the story.
I think I finally have it set in my head. I know how the whole thing will end. It is going to be dramatically different than any prior draft, but hey--I think it's going to be the best story I've put together yet.
Here's to perseverance.