Okay, so I got another one today, a query from a young writer looking to get into doing shared-universe stuff.
I know, I know, I said I wasn't gonna answer any more of those. I even put up a PayPal button -- you want an answer? Five bucks!
I took that down after two days -- it just seemed, I dunno ... harsh.
I was a newbie writer once. Back when we used chisels on stone.
But I really am going to stop answering these queries -- or at least, I'm not going to write it out every time.
To that end, this post, to which I will link in my sidebar list.
If you are a newbie writer, there are a lot of things you need to know, and I can't begin to lay them out. However, if you are looking to get into writing for a shared-universe, if you want to write Aliens or Predators or Star Wars or Star Trek or any like that, here is the information I can impart to you about it:
Or click here.
There are probably four or five other postings on my blog that address this, but they will just be repetitions of these.
P.S. If you are somebody I don't know, I can't read your unsolicited material. It's a legal thing, not personal.