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BlackBlade
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Of course I won't be posting it anywhere, but it was an absolutely fascinating read.

I presume we are allowed to discuss it, so long as we don't post sections of it yes?

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Hooray! I thought it was a really interesting article, and hopefully after work I'll have some more thoughts. I think the biggest thing I liked was the insight into how to construct a believable insight into brilliance, and how that worked in the practical setting of adapting Ender's Game for audio drama (which was really great!)
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Discussion without quotation is fine [Smile]
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That article was worth the entire price of admission to On the Fly.

It was a fascinating read. I really appreciated his explanation of why he's such a fan of Ender's Game Alive.

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I thought it was very interesting to read how Card's subconscious filled in a lot of details in his novel, and that he only realized the extent of it years later.
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His experiences writing plays at BYU seems so obviously related based on how he describes it. It really was an enjoyable read.
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That revised aspect felt so natural to the story that I thought it was just something I'd forgotten about it.

One of the things that I think makes Ender's Game a classic is that one doesn't grow out of it.

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