Quaraun Novel Update: Starting in 2014, in preparation for the 40th Anniversary of The Twighlight Manor Series (September 23, 1978/2018), all 2,000+ short stories are being compiled into chronological order, to be re-released as a series of 130 novels. All the original short stories are being republished both here on EelKat.com and on Amazon. In the novels, each short story now stands as a "chapter" in the novels. New scenes/stories are being writing to connect the short stories together into novel format.

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A lot of your settings are places I can’t find on a map, even though they seem real.  Do they exist?

Do you actually go to all the places you write about?  What balance do you strike (if any) between primary and secondary sources?

Could I use the name of a town from a TV Show for my novel's town/title?