I just heard about a “flying novena” for those times when you feel you need an answer Now.
Pray the Memorare 9 times in a row:
Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help, or sought thine intercession was left unaided.
Inspired by this confidence, I fly unto thee, O Virgin of virgins, my mother; to thee do I come, before thee I stand, sinful and sorrowful. O Mother of the Word Incarnate, despise not my petitions, but in thy mercy hear and answer me.
This is now in my prayer arsenal for these trying times.
Here’s another good idea: