Dictahiking revisited? THE CHALLENGE!

SandChigger | May 10, 2011

It all started with this Tweet… mshamah (Mozy Shamah) @TheKJA do you write/outline as you hike? think and then stop to write it down? write at the end, afterwards? #intriguedmindswouldliketoknow 8 hours ago To which The Hack replied: TheKJA (Kevin J Anderson) @mshamah I’ve always dictated my fiction as I hike, after careful outlining. Today, [...]

Shitterhood Progress Report

SandChigger | February 19, 2011

The day before yesterday The Hack Twatted this about the upcoming first volume in the new “Great Stools of Dune” series: TheKJA: off to the mountains again, quiet cabin, SISTERHOOD OF DUNE revisions, KEY TO CREATION proofing. Get caught up before March HELLHOLE tour 17 Feb Presumably those are “revisions” based on comments come back [...]

No official oversight whatsoever!

SandChigger | January 28, 2011

TheKJA (Kevin J Anderson) while my test group reads SISTERHOOD OF DUNE and I prep for UK HELLHOLE tour, I think I’ll try to sneak in writing a new novel. 22 hours ago Remember that in an interview back in 2006, KJA revealed that his “test group” consisted (then, at least) of wife Rebecca, her [...]

You expected honesty?

SandChigger | July 13, 2010

The spin has begun. On the Official Dune page on Facebook: Official Dune: ALERT! The next DUNE novel will be entitled THE SISTERHOOD OF DUNE and will likely be published in early 2012. Anyone who’s attended Brian Herbert’s and Kevin J. Anderson’s talks and signings knows they’ve been planning these books for a long time [...]

It’s official: The Sisterhood of Dune is the next McDune

SandChigger | July 12, 2010

HLP mouthpiece (info-anus) Kevin J. Anderson has FINALLY announced on Twitter what we all knew was coming: Brian Herbert & I spent most of last week brainstorming and outlining next Dune book, THE SISTERHOOD OF DUNE. Polishing chapter outline now 39 minutes ago via web So it’s official. Shitty sales of the first two Heroes [...]

KJA confirms: Throne may be scrapped for first “Great Schools”

SandChigger | June 12, 2010

Well, it seems all we’re waiting for now is an official official announcement that Throne of Dune and Leto [or The Golden Path?] of Dune have been tabled or scrapped in favor of the first book in the “Great Schools” series. On June 10, in response to a question about the scheduled publication dates for [...]

Dictating + Hiking ≠ Writing

SandChigger | April 9, 2010

Never one to avoid repeating himself or reposting things in multiple locations (I like to liken this to a monkey smearing its shit all over the walls of its cage), KJA has repooped a stale loaf he originally pinched off for his CJ buds at Silly Fucking Wanky Assholes (SWFA), entitled “TALKING TO MYSELF”. If [...]