[DWJ] Writing for the young (was Dumbledore vs. Snape)
rohina at shaw.ca
Tue May 15 01:30:54 EDT 2007
Melissa Proffitt wrote:
>>Well, I liked footnotes. In Pratchett, anyway. Oh, nevermind, I was an
>>adult by the time Pratchett hit the scene.
>Referential footnotes, not humorous ones. I still hate it when I'm reading
>a book with end notes and the reference turns out to be a gazillion
>citations for other books rather than actual text.
My office mate has just written a novella, which I am proofreading for
him. Its footnotes are awesomesauce - a mixture of satire, jokes,
non-information and information.
More information about the Dwj