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As part of the January 13 Prompt Call, I started doing landing pages for series I write or worlds I write in.  I don't always write in an established world or series but I seem to have a lot of worlds and series out there.

Having created landing pages, they are of no use to any of us, if no-one can find them.  Hence this page.

The landing pages created so far are for:

The Angel Universe - a world of polytheism, angels, vard, and a lot of humans, including one group who believe they are the chosen of the gods.

Rensa - within the world of the Defensive Diaspora, there is a world where the revolution has wiped out the entire Imperial family.  Except for one princess, who was made a proposal she can't refuse by a man who's in his job because everyone else is dead.

The Prince of Cats - a father and son who aren't quite what they seem.

The Winged Cat Universe a contemporary world with magic, and winged cats.

After The Fairy Tale - so what happened after the fairy tale ended?

The Squad - four ship protection specialists in a space faring culture.

Mayin -  after a decade away fighting an interstellar war, a returned soldier tries to adjust to the civilian world with the complication of an unexpected suitor.

Erima -  the demons are taking over, the godssons are the free world's best hope, and Erima was not the child her mother hoped for.

The Elf - the elf has taken over the city.  He's up to something and he's being opposed, but the opposition doesn't care if they hurt people.

Nai - a mangaish road trip undertaken by a young, female, professional gi fighter and her instructor.

Frack - Ludwina Frack has reappeared after being missing for seven years, but her life of spaceships, piracy and offers she can't refuse isn't over yet.

Iphana - within the world of the Defensive Diaspora, on a world with extreme arctic climate changes, a young technician is almost abandoned for the winter...

Afterwhen - there was a catastrophe, maybe even an apocalypse, but that was a while ago and is just passing from living memory. Different groups have different resources, different skills and different issues.

The Unformed Coven - thirteen people who are quite happy as they are, with their own concerns and lives. Other people, it seems, have plans for them that they may not care for.

Dark Fantasy Bingo - based on the prompts from my Dark Fantasy Bingo card from 2013 we have the story of Sillan Denevda after she became Tamin Sorid - because of politics and stuff.

The Twisted Skein - probably space opera with star ships, isolated human civilizations, plus drama and intrigue if I can pull them off.

Inheritance - in the wake of an elderly man's death, secrets begin to come out and stories to reawaken. (Note: may contain super heroes.)

After I finish listing the various series, then I'll have to keep the landing pages up-to-date....

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Yay, landing pages!

For what it's worth (looking at the frustrated/headache icon), I find that maintaining an index as I go is much easier than building one out of unstructured data. I hope you find likewise.

What kelkyag said.

Also typo/garden path:
Except for one princess, who's ^ made a proposal she can't refuse by a man who's in his job because everyone else is dead.
insert been
Because "who's made" could be (and was) misunderstood as "who has made" instead of "who is made".

Edited at 2013-04-19 04:16 pm (UTC)

Just spotted:

• the elf is taken over the city
→ has taken ? is taking ?

• the opposition doean't care
→ doesn't

some more recent typos at Patreon

Clancy and Pae'kura 2.18

• “I see no need for we two to speak of this incident further.”
→ for us two
> You wouldn’t write “for we”, so don’t write “for we two”.

• At the end of the meal Clancy was surprised when Pae’kura looked down the table towards her and said, “Ka’hurangi, would you care to take a mug of spiced tea with me in the cockpit?” .
> Delete the period.

• Clancy waited by the doorway that lead to the cockpit
→ led

A Full Afternoon

(I know I”ve already read this chapter, but I don’t remember if I sent you this comment.)

• The fourth member of our corner plonked himself down in a whirl of bags and shaggy hair at the last minute, then hastily introduced him as Mu Gen just before Scholar Wu began to address us.
→ introduced himself

• representing it in comprehendible form on paper
> Usually “comprehensible”.

• a long history in tea houses and, I am told, in mingji and yueji establishments
> I wasn’t at all familiar with the two Chinese (or whatever, in this ’verse) terms, so I googled mingji and yueji, and was amused to find your story as the seventh hit. (Now the eighth.)

• It was clear to me, if not necessarily others that when she paused was where we, the students, were supposed to think.
→ others, that

An Ordinary Morning

• a lack of distraction for he and Kun An
→ for him and Kun An
> Same principle as in Clancy & Paekura, above

• why my secondary school Earth Sciences teachers had been so annoyed by the lapidarist father … who’s insisted on all her homework samples being done ‘his’ way 
→ who’d
> Past perfect tense, same as “had been so annoyed”

• sell them at the endo of the course?
→ end

• this course is not about Utilianarianism,
?→ Utilitarianism

• He rolled his eyes in what may not have exaggerated ecstasy.
→ may not have been

• and better suited to it further studies.
> Delete “it”.

Halfway Through The First Week

• She looked around, “I was turned away
→ She looked around. “I was turned away
> Period, not comma.

• and the some of the front row quailed.
> “and some”, or “and then some”

• I said good bye to them there, 
→ goodbye (or) good-bye

• He smiled beatifically me, 
→ at me

• The night was quiet and slept until my alarm went off.
→ and I slept

• Beg my pardon,
→ Beg(ging) your pardon,

• then took then lady from her husband
→ the lady

Edited at 2017-10-28 03:38 am (UTC)

Re: some more recent typos at Patreon

Clancy and Pae'kura - I've fixed two of these, thank you for the catches.

I'm still thinking about "we two". Pae'kura is being specific about who is included in the 'we' he is talking about. He is also not using his normal idiom. I think the question is, why do I think this is a more formal form? (Something in the back of my head is trying to blame Kenneth Branagh and the St Crispin's Day speech.)

Re: some more recent typos at Patreon

I plan to work my way through these this week.
The St Crispin's Day speech shouldn't be why I want to define 'us' that way there, so why do I want to use it?

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