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An End of the World Project

Posted October 27 into Writing by John Birmingham

Having lain fallow for most of the year, I now find myself ready to do A LOT of work. The white board that hangs by my desk has a bunch of projects on on it, probably three years worth.

One is called EOW.

I think of it as my nod to The Stand, the book that got me into reading and, as it turned out, writing.

I had been thinking about what to do with it. Trade? Indie? One massive volume. Lots of individual serial stories?

Now I've decided. I'll write it naked.

Not just pantsless like all of my other books. But out in the open, where anybody can watch. Well, anybody willing to pony up the admission fee.

Some of you have already signed on, and for that, many thanks.

For anybody who's interested, the link is here.

I wont waste Burger pixels explainging the idea. Just hit the link.

For anyone wondering, shit, when is he gonna do all the other books... Answer: right fucking now.

The Four Horsemen, as I'm thinking of this new project, will take two years. WW 3.1, Smith and Cady, even The Dave, they'll all get their moment in the sun first.

12 Responses to ‘An End of the World Project’

jl would have you know...

Posted October 28
This is exciting sh*t.

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insomniac ducks in to say...

Posted October 28
I think the opportunity to see the sausage being made is well worth the small amount of money. Transparency is not something to be afraid of. I happily supply complex, or even simple, search strings to everybody. It gives them the tools to replicate what I do, to be able to bypass me, but it doesn't give them the magic, the dark arts of whatever you excel at. You have the magic buddy.

insomniac would have you know...

Posted October 28
Oh, does this mean the Solar Project is dead and buried, or perhaps just long forgotten.

John Birmingham would have you know...

Posted October 28
Killed by spam

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Sparty mutters...

Posted October 28
Top tier sold out already!

jl swirls their brandy and claims...

Posted October 28
Guilty as charged.

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Bondiboy66 is gonna tell you...

Posted October 28
Done! Although The Dave and Smith and Cady are the ones I look forward to.

John Birmingham is gonna tell you...

Posted October 29
They'll be out in January, I reckon.

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insomniac reckons...

Posted October 30
Are you sure you can wait 2 years?

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Sparty would have you know...

Posted October 30
The post image is typical Aussie Brit bashing , you can tell the Ashes are coming up ;-)
WHY does it ALWAYS have to be London me PTSD about an event which has never happened...

Dave W swirls their brandy and claims...

Posted October 31
Because destroying Taunton will never bother people in the same way?

"Oh no, Taunton is destroyed, can life ever b... oh, look, we can just move up the road to Monkton Heathfield."

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jason reckons...

Posted November 22
For anyone who hasn't jumped on board I would highly recommend checking this process out. It is a leap forward in publishing.

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