Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong (shadesong) wrote,
Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong
shadesong

It occurred to me that I don't know if I've ever said this here. So before I toddle off to bed...

At dinner with Adam and feste_sylvain, I mentioned my Vegas Trilogy. Yes, there are three books, connected only in that they're all viewed through my lens.

Book #1: Walking on Water. Bare facts, stripped down to the core.
Book #2: placesyouhaunt. All of the metaphysical elements stripped from Walking on Water, dialed up to 11 and viewed as a Scottish ballad gone wrong.

And Book #3... was actually Book #2 before placesyouhaunt became Book #2. In some ways it still is - it was what PYH was before it because The Tam Lin Retelling, and it occupies a space between PYH and the autobiography on the fantasy/reality spectrum.

In some ways, it's definitely Book #3... because it actually grants closure. It's about closure. So. One book is about what happened. One's about me trying to get a grip on what happened, using an established framework. One's about me laying it to rest.

Some people do therapy after massive life events/trauma. I write books. Hi.

Bed now.
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments