This story is going somewhere else. This may not be a bad thing, though. It may be a more interesting place than where I was going with it earlier.
The title’s starting to grow on me.
Okay, I know how the rest of this goes now. Bit of a relief, really. Sometimes the story decides to go somewhere else.
Back to this. And a little back-tracking, too. I needed to tell the readers why the party was there MUCH earlier in the story. Going for the big reveal is a bad habit of mine, sometimes.Continue reading 03/18/2020 Snippet, THE WOLF-MAN OF WESTHAVEN.
This may end having a different title.
I think I need to take a couple of days off from both of the new stories I’m working on right now and think about how to get to their endings. I can probably afford a couple of days: I’ve been writing ’em pretty steady.
Backtracking: I realized that this is an action story, which naturally required there to be giant eels. I mean, really. Why put your heroes in a sewer and not give them giant eels to fight? The trick is to have the giant eels mean something.
We’ll get to the damned wolf-man eventually, I swear.
I can’t believe how long it took me to realize what the ghosts in the “Ghost Road” were. I was pretty much trusting my subconscious to get me out of that one. And lo! It did.