(urth) Short Sun blog
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Wed Sep 22 04:30:51 PDT 2010
>Dan'l: 4. Wolfe thought, "Wouldn't it be cool if the chief god was Typhon...?" and
>thus tied the whole thing to tBotNS.
>James Wynn: In that case, "Long Sun" is like "Urth of the New Sun". It offers additional
>(perhaps vain) helps to divine the original story.
>Mo Holkar- Do the rest of you feel that it all ties together brilliantly?
No, not bad but not brilliant. I agree with Dan'l that the connection to Urth seems an add-on,
not the original inspiration. And I agree with James that it allows for somewhat vain attempts
to explicate (or successful attempts to confuse?) elements from BotNS.
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