by willbonds

Remember that above all, you are telling a story. Don’t provide so many details that they snag the readers’ clothes and keep them from moving through their reading.

That said, you are also writing for yourself. You can include as much detail as you like within the draft, and you can mark that out as you go. Your draft may or may not be the best place to keep your research product, though, as it will clutter the work and slow down review.