Extras

Between: 3

Here’s episode three! I had to deal with the issue of how to refer to the individual heads of a three-headed character. Hopefully I picked a clear method. — Philo Middleton’s memory was still very hazy. He couldn’t remember anything specific that had happened to him prior to waking up in a high-tech capsule. Regardless,…

Between: 2

As promised, here’s the next episode of between. Head bonking and new character included. If you missed it, here’s Episode 1. I’ve already got most of the next one finished. — Philo scratched his head as he looked out the door of his capsule. If he’d sat down and made a list of the things…

Between: 1

Hello there! Recently I started what I called “The Bad Idea Exercise,” in which I would write big long things that I knew I could never use, mostly because they were horribly contradictory to established canon, or because they were involving plot-lines that I’d dropped. I realized that doing so was actually sort of a waste of…

Character Interview: Ma

I’m working on the next sci-fi book right now, and to be honest I’m having trouble getting into the flow of it. To try to get the juices flowing, I decided to do a character interview with Ma, the sci-fi character with the most questions from the character interview survey. As is the case with…

Character Interview: Ayna

A while back I introduced the new interview survey. I got a lot of great questions for Deacon, and one very distinctive question for Ayna, the fairy. After noting that character interviews would go live only after a given character has received enough questions,  someone stuffed the ballot box with a dozen Ayna questions. It turns out…

Character Interview: Deacon

What follows is a non-canon interview with Deacon. Though the answers reflect what I believe are appropriate and honest answers now, I may change my mind. The interview and its answers contain SPOILERS for any readers who have not finished the trilogy, and may give unwanted hints of future events. IF YOU DIDN’T READ THE TRILOGY, YOU WILL…