Saturday, November 30, 2019

Pierwalker Log: November 30, 2019

Writing start: 10:05 A.M.
Finish: 4:00 P.M.
Total new words (est.): New Best TV Series review post below
Edited (est.): 15300


1. Failure: Off

2. Book Three Melody: Third primary edit of chapter seventeen
Notes: If you're going to write fantasy ... I mean ... write fantasy. There's a one-star review of Melody somewhere, where the reviewer, an angry Christian woman, if I recall, got on me because the story for her was so farfetched! I guess it was too much fantasy for her fantasy jones. Who knows? In any case, her review made me laugh. It still does.

What is sad to me--what many consider utterly fantastical--is the notion of a soul. Because science cannot prove it, science claims, as it does with consciousness, that it doesn't really exist. How utterly pathetic; and how utterly unimaginative.

Melody's wheelhouse is the human soul: what enlivens it, what motivates it, and what destroys it. In terms of strict fantasy, in my opinion, it is far less fantastical than most books in the genre.

3. Random Chance Book Two: Off

4. Port Story: Off

5. Hidden Bookmarks: Off

6. Firefly: Off

7. Dread Pirate Roberts: Off

8. Laurie: Off

Special Projects: Cutting Off Contact: Off

Special Projects (2): Transcribe Montaigne: Off