More about Harrymore about his books.
Plot is the way story events are arranged sequentially to show cause and effect. External conflict can and should occur between characters, but characters can conflict with other things as well such as fate.
You want to hook your reader as early as possible.
Great page-turning stories live or die by their plots. Not to mention, if you use Scrivener, you can import your Aeon Timeline file into Scrivener and it will link up with your work.
What moral or immoral choices will she have to make in her attempt to gain that objective?
Commercial fiction does this, but so do literary classics.