RACCies/LNH/LNH20/LNHX/LNHY/NTB: Looniverse RACCies Eligibles for 2011
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Wed Jan 4 04:01:54 PST 2012
On Wed, 4 Jan 2012 01:40:07 +0000 (UTC), Adrian J. McClure wrote:
> Also, comparing this to last year's list, it's amazing how much the
> number of active authors went up even before LNH20.
It's true! I've been pulling people in as much as I can.
On Wed, 4 Jan 2012 06:05:47 +0000 (UTC), Saxon Brenton wrote:
> Yes. The LNH20 launch is a success on that criteria at least.
> However, I would caution against automatically assuming that is a
> long term indicator. I've noticed a similar statistical aretefact in the
> past - for several years running Dvandom put of a single LNH story
> that similarly raised the stats on the number of writers.
> The LNH imprints all share a powerful storytelling flexibility because
> of their anarachic, parody nature. It allows people to dip in briefly
> and post stories as inspiration takes them. But ultimately I try to
> keep in mind that different writers have diferent preferences for
> what imprints they primarily work for. Resting on laurels would
> probably be a bad idea.
Indeed. And one of the things we have to do to keep this up is keep LNH20
easy to get into, both knowledge-wise and continuity-wise.
Andrew "NO .SIG MAN" "Juan" Perron, easy peasy
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