Two things: First, I sometimes get an idea or a scene in my mind and really hold onto it until I need to sit down and write it out. This was the case with a half dozen little beginnings of stories that I
The other night I had one such idea and several days later I sat down and wrote the first two pages of what might be a Blood Trade sequel. I don't think I'll write anything else on it for a while because I don't really have a story; I just had a scene. Also, Blood Trade is one of my least popular books. I really feel like I need to focus on books that people want to read-- top of the list being the next Robot Wife book.
It did feel really good to write this little bit though-- surprising, since I writing the first book was such a wringing experience.