Tag Archives: Backstory Revision Syndrome

Sometimes, he has updates about novels-in-progress.

The reason yesterday’s “Writing Glitch” post was so late is that I didn’t have access to the computer until evening; my clone was using it to work on the next (fourth) Tebrey novel. Just thought you’d want to know that. … Continue reading

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A seagull on the mantelpiece, and other stuff about our writing

In several brainstorming sessions (or maybe one extremely long and often-interrupted session) over the last few days, my clone and I have been discussing plans for our various WIPs and how they fit together. “You can’t have a seagull on … Continue reading

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Interviews with my imaginary friends: Xia Jaiying

For this year’s A-to-Z April Challenge, I’m interviewing characters from my and/or my twin’s fiction. Some of them are major characters, some are supporting cast, and some have managed to avoid any page-time (so far). I’d planned to interview Xia … Continue reading

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Interviews with my imaginary friends: Alex Walotsky

For this year’s A-to-Z April Challenge, I’m interviewing characters from my and/or my twin’s fiction. Some of them are major characters, some are supporting cast, and some have managed to avoid any page-time (so far). I never intended Alexander Walotsky … Continue reading

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Sometimes, writing happens.

I just spent about an hour talking with the clone about the latest bits he’s been writing for The Madness Engine.  The story arc with Drake as viewpoint character progresses in interesting ways.  I should have expected the stasis pods, especially the … Continue reading

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“It’s blue glass — it must be from Kentucky.”

We watched Yellow Submarine last week (thus the title of this post — it’s a quote from that movie) after the DVD the clone ordered from Amazon arrived (along with a Yellow Submarine lunchbox, because reasons), and we learned that there’d been … Continue reading

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I can’t write — my protagonist has the flu.

I bet you’ve never seen that writing excuse before.  🙂 I don’t mean it as an excuse, though.  He really does have the flu.  Right now, early January, 2015.  But it isn’t quite influenza; it’s the infamous and mysterious “rare dragon disease.”  Not that … Continue reading

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