Category Archives: bloggery

Blog move

I’ve moved this blog to a locally hosted version on my site. You can now find it at blog.rhiannonlassiter.com. Go there for all new posts including some exciting news about the Hex trilogy!

Birthday bookswap woes

Twenty five children are invited to the party and each is asked to bring a (wrapped) book. At the end of the party each child takes away a different (still wrapped) book. The problem is that the children hate it.

Middle child syndrome in trilogies

The work that falls to the middle book is to broaden and deepen the story, to add another dimension to the characters and the world. This is difficult to pull off in an action adventure where the plot must wind its way through a valley in the shadow of two obvious peaks. No wonder that middle books, as is sometimes said of middle children, are the least loved.

Living in Dreams

I once wrote a novel called Waking Dream. For a long time (until Bad Blood) it was the novel I was proudest of. I think that’s because I live in dreams. When I was little I didn’t have a lot of friends who “made things up”. Maybe that was just my group of friends but […]