The other day I got around to thinking about writing sequels and what thought process goes into them. As with everything, we each have our own thought and work process. I have nothing but respect for those that can plan a series out as a trilogy, six books, ten, and so on. The idea of planning something so large is as encompassing as writing an epic novel. At least to me.
Look at it this way. To outline something so large and vast you need to know what you want to accomplish, who your characters will be, what they will do, who will live and die, and so on for each book. Just the thought of not learning to hate the story by the time they’re done working through the outline and notes deserves my undying respect.
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