... the New Book has a higher body count than anything else I've ever written. In fact, I think it has a higher body count than everything else I've ever written. Not sure what that says about me, exactly. Eh. Writing's cheaper than a shrink, at least.
In other news, I'm far too lazy to keep calling it the New Book. From now on, it shall heretofore be known by its initials: DH. Let the speculation begin (by which, I of course, mean my mom's speculation, since the rest of you aren't likely to give a damn. Still, any wildly inappropriate and/or random guesses are of course welcome...)