seven souls a leaping

April 7, 2011

Plotting in the Shared World

In January, Sapphire Blue Publishing released the first shared world anthology that I participated in. Seven Souls a Leaping focused on the story of siblings Duncan and Sam and their cousin Tara. The idea for a shared world anthology began batting around between Lisa Pietsch, K.F. Zuzulo and I. We knew a handful of items when we got started: We knew our main protagonists were related We knew they were all psychically gifted (or cursed) We knew they were based out of Boston We knew they’d share a villain, one growing progressively more evil We knew they’d meet a soul […]