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[sticky post] My Wizard's Wood Press works

A list of everything I've published under Wizard's Wood Press, and where to find it, in a sticky posting.

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houses and virtues

One thing that bugs me about Harry Potter was that Slytherin House was framed as the Evil house to such an extent as to make you wonder whether the other three were idiots to let him add it.  Comic, I know, but there could be more that underscores the virtues necessary.

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

Spoilers for the earlier ones ahead!

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summer stuff

It begins to rain, lightly, gently. And thunder rumbles in the distance as the rest rolls in: torrents of rain, the sky as black as night, the wind roaring and bending trees and tearing off branches. A co-worker observes he's new to this area, and is this normal? (Not commonplace, but not freakish, either.) And then the rain is gentle and the sky glowing yellow, and within an hour of when it first started to rain, I walk out under a cloudy but still showing blue sky, without a drop falling. And when I reached home, much of the garden was wet, and indeed rather wet, but parts in the lee of bushes are still dry.

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developing an idea

Sometimes you get an idea that's rather -- abstract.

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Borders of Infinity

Borders of Infinity by Lois McMaster Bujold

Miles, with his usual flair. Three stories, framed by an interview with his boss.

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

The third Harry Potter book.  I think it's my favorite though I will recheck after I finish this re-read of all of them.

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pondering inspiration

Was reading Harry Potter and philosophizing about ripping off ideas for fun and profit.  There's a wide variation on how easily the serial numbers come off.

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The Vor Game

The Vor Game by Lois McMaster Bujold

The further adventures of Miles, after graduating from the Academy.
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

The second Harry Potter book.

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