Identify scenarios in which you're likely to need information, and then determine both what you'll look for and where you're inclined to look for it.
The letter writer from #47 just wrote to me with a brief and happy update.
Asking beta readers to start reading, finish reading, and talk to you about what they read doesn't seem like a lot, but it can feel pretty daunting from the other side.
You have to pace yourself, like an athlete with an injury doing slow small exercises before returning to marathon running.
Celebrate your glorious ideas rather than treating yourself as a failure because plots are trickier for you.