Relationships are funny, if not simply for the vast array of types: sworn-mortal-enemies, siblings, platonic friends, and of course, romantic ones.
The origin for Of Silver and Stars actually started out as a challenge for myself: I wanted to write a YA novel featuring a male and female main character that didn’t involve a romantic relationship at all*. This then led to my next question: since the two characters will obviously feature many interactions, what type of relationship do I want between them?
I didn’t know the answer and ultimately decided to simply write the story and see where the words take me. Let my characters do the talking. (Seriously. Half of the time the characters are the ones in control, and I’m just the writer along for the ride.) Since we’re already on the topic of characters, now seems like an opportune time to introduce the the…
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