This morning I went looking for the date I started on my current work-in-progress. The oldest document I found was a Scrivener project dated September of 2015 (?!). It says:
So the idea is that this book would contain three couples:
Lilith and Samael
Gabriel and Angela
Human1 and Human2
Each couple would have history that leaves them reluctant to re-engage with one another.
Lilith and Samael are charged with keeping Human1 and 2 from getting back together.
Gabriel and Angela are charged with getting Human1 and 2 back together.
The three stories play out against each other.
This, clearly, is just the kernel of an idea. I was still working on The Demon Always Wins at this point, and hadn’t even started The Demon’s in the Details, but I wanted to get the idea down on (electronic) paper before it got away. Continue reading