RARA-AVIS: Writing the same book, over and over

From: Michael Robison ( miker_zspider@yahoo.com)
Date: 05 Dec 2003

JIM wrote: And a cook can use the same basic recipe over and over again, while varying the ingredients here and there to add variety.

**************** I think one of the serious dangers in a series is not always the similarity but sometimes the variations. A writer becomes tired of the recipe, even if it is a proven commodity, and ventures too far from home. I sorta had that feeling about the Edward Aaron ASSIGNMENT novel I read recently.


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