If the thought of outlining your novel makes you cringe too, relax. You can use my “outline as you go” strategy. Whenever I share it with a pantser, and they try it, they say it works. That said, it may or may not work for you. Try it, and see what happens.
Also, consider writing non-sequentially.
Consider writing non-sequentially: write whatever scene pops into your head
Scrivener makes writing non-sequentially easy, and over the years, I’ve learned to take full advantage of this.
Here’s how it works. (And yes, this is part of “outline as you go”.)