Tue May 28 09:16:42 PDT 2002

At 11:34 AM 5/28/2002 -0400, Chris Turkel wrote:

>So Steve, why did you include a map in the Brokedown Palace? Was it an
>excuse to use Grateful Dead songs on a map?

That was most of it, yes.  Also, it was only later that I admitted to 
myself that I really didn't like maps in fantasy novels.  They are always 
really detailed in the areas the characters visit, and almost blank 
everywhere else.  That annoys me.