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FFC #83 - The New Era

Posted December 31st, 2021 at 01:25 PM by The Grim Reaper's Friend
TGRF's Fan Fiction Chronicles - Entry #83

My last blog entry was titled 'End of an Era'. This one is titled 'The New Era', not because what I said previously is irrelevant, or because I'm 'back'. This is a new era simply because all of the changes from the last two years have solidified, and as a result, my activity in the writing department will be changing. I wanted to explain what those changes will look like.

Concerning Novels
This all begins with my novels. For the past few fan fictions, I've said I'm close to writing my novels. That is... not the case. Back when I wrote Dilmir, I had a clear idea what I wanted my novels to be. That idea has slowly crumbled apart over the years, and by now I'm back to square zero. While I have a vague idea of the stories I want to tell, I no longer have the world they take place in.

Before I can be remotely close to writing novels, that world will need to be defined clearly, and have plenty of...
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FFC #82 - End of an era

Posted December 4th, 2021 at 02:06 PM by The Grim Reaper's Friend
TGRF's Fan Fiction Chronicles - Entry #82

The observant among you, my readers, might have noticed a disturbing trend where I discover something, or make some proclamation, only to go back on it in the next blog and say I was wrong all along. This entry is going to be like a double reverse of that trend.

Despite my early convictions that I needed to shift my focus away from writing and onto other things, I did what characters often do in the middle of a story: accept only enough of the truth to put everything back the way it was.

I kind of dialed down my writing, and I kind of explored some other paths, but I kept my focus on fan fiction, and the stories I could tell. And, just like in those above-mentioned stories, this didn't work. Things needed to change; they couldn't go back to the way they were.

I've finally confronted (again) my disillusions in this department. I am not currently supposed to be writing. There are other...
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