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She cocreated, cowrote, and directed the animated supernatural Web series Ghosts of Albion with Christopher Golden, which they followed with a series of novels, including…
More about Amber Benson Amber Benson is the author of the Echo Park Coven Novels and the Calliope Reaper-Jones Novels.
I would be lying if I said there wasn’t a very large component of this in my own story composition, but added to it, in an almost supernatural manner, is the creature I like to call ‘my muse’.
I imagine her as a pert, blonde cherub of a thing, sitting on high somewhere as she sends me my ideas—most of them pretty surreal and strange.
I literally laugh out loud—to the bewilderment of the other folks sitting in the coffee house I like to write in—as my muse dictates Callie’s trials and tribulations.
Of course, while my muse is pretty great, she does make me do some work, namely of the research variety.
At the time, I figured she was good for one outing, but thankfully, my editor, Ginjer, knew immediately that Calliope was special and deserved at least three books in which to impart her tale. I can’t seem to stop Callie from getting into situations that just have to tales told!
These small interactions somehow strike a chord inside the author’s imagination—and when properly marinated, then paired with one another like fine wine and meat—a novel or short story is born.More about Amber Benson Having spent three years of my life living in Sunnydale, CA as a member of the Scooby Gang on the television series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer“, I guess it wasn’t a very far leap for me to start writing urban fantasy, with a strong female protagonist who has (I hope) a sense of humor. I learned a lot working on Buffy about cute little girls battling nasty old beasties and getting super pissed when they broke a nail in the process, so it’s nice to finally find an outlet for all the useful (and useless) knowledge I acquired on the job.