1. What inspired your story?
The short answer is: Joss Whedon’s Firefly.
The longer answer is Firefly, and Terry Pratchett, and the fact that I am very much in love with my tiny home country at the bottom of the world.
Truth is, I was in the middle of Camp NaNoWriMo when I saw the call for submissions…
Today on Angela Slatter’s blog, I talk about 12-36: what inspired it, why I like the project, and what’s next. Find the full thing here.