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I don't want ever to be guilty of what my critics claim: doing formula without original elements.
I do one Xanth novel a year, because at the moment that is all that publishers will accept; they don't want any other type of fiction from me, so Xanth pays my way.
I did not know at first that it would be a series; I discovered after the first novel that I had more to say about it, so I did another. And another, and then the readers demanded yet more.
Have a working spouse, because you won't earn a living from writing - not at first, if ever. My wife worked for years to support us.
Douglas Adams' Hitchhiker series also shows the potential of lighter fantastic fiction. I read the first, and listened to a tape of a later one, and it's fun.
But I don't read or listen for pleasure. I have too much else to do.
At the time I wrote Xone I had never been on the Internet.
At present I answer about 100 letters a month, and read 300 emails.
As for collaboration - I have done a lot, 26 books, and found publishers increasingly resistive to them. It's not that the books are bad; editors won't even read them.
All things make sense; you just have to fathom how they make sense.
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