I wonder if my mind is percolating on all the elements, and tonight when I down for my writing date with fellow writer at the library, I should expect brilliance.
I've got two words to say to that.
Our heroine, Kira, is training as a medic and is desperate to find a way to cure the virus and save the human race.They've seen boobs before." But it wasn't worth reading the whole book for that one line.more).New babies can't be born that are resistant eset nod32 crack windows 7 to the virus so the humans are dying out.It lacks the compelling or even likable characters of his other two series, the good plotting, well conceived mysteries, and original plots.I enjoyed Wells' writing and will tune in for the next installment, although I felt that sometimes the descriptions were too lengthy and detracted from the pace, and there was a LOT of internal monologue from Kira's point of view which became repetitive after.
What I am Writing, or What I am Creatively Procrastinating from Writing.
I have read this exact same opening in four books in the last year, and it was stupid then too.
Murphy last in the series of The Walker Papers author did a great job wrapping up the story, and bringing characters back from earlier books to get resolution.Hardcore Gamers and you've got a completely pointless opening where I don't care about anything that's happening, acted out by characters I hate by association with my own experience with hardcore gamers.Yes, Dan, I saw Ghost in the Shell SAC, Serial Experiments Lain,.Hack/Sign and the Matrix too.On top of that there's the fact that this book is highly derivative of other work.And it pretty well taints those characters for the rest of the story.Did I just say all of that?But it goes much deeper than a dislike for the characters.There's a scene where Marissa gets yelled at by her dad, and it's written in a way that we're supposed to feel that she's being put upon.The fact that people actually do give enough of a crap to Unfortunately, this is Dan Wells' worst book by far.This is the sort of example you think my kids should be looking up to?
Young people these days ain't got no respect, I say.
And this morning I began to wonder if my feeling antsy and uncertain about what I want to read is in any way tied in to how I am feeling antsy and uncertain about my writing.