Deus ex machina

deborah deborah.dwj at
Tue Dec 21 10:01:32 EST 2004

On Tue, 21 Dec 2004, [iso-8859-1] Katarina Hjärpe wrote:
|He isn't *always* the key figure in DWJ's multiverses. A Sudden Wild Magic,
|Howl's Moving Castle, Deep Secret and The Dark Lord of Derkholm all take
|place in multiverses, though Deep Secret is the only one of those to
|actually involve more than two worlds in the plot. Some of the Chrestomanci
|stories *could* just as easily take place in those worlds. I think my
|problem with Chrestomanci plot-wise (as opposed to character-wise) is that
|his nature is to A) come when you call him and B) be extremely powerful.
|He's an insta-manci!

My excuse for forgetting about the other multiverses is that -- *rifles
through box of excuses* -- I was typing a novel with my toes and a
ferret ran out of the typewriter and it startled me.

I never metadiscourse I didn't like.

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