Antenna (antennapedia) wrote,
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I have no joke here; I just wanted to call Henry James "overheated".

There are days when I think that Henry James's obsession with point of view, and various wild and overheated claims that it's the most important decision a writer makes, might not be so wild after all. Two entirely different stories lurk here in this premise (yes, nutterbudgie, your story), one in Giles's point of view and one in Buffy's.

Which to choose?

I'm afraid I've already decided and begun writing prose instead of outline, but I'm just mourning the other story. I suppose this is what remixes are for.
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