Do you ever look at a picture of a fictional character and think, “I feel like I know that person.” To me, this fellow looks like a Star Wars blogger. Although a few others I mentioned the resemblance to didn’t see it. Like words, images draw on memories, emotions, and a whole host of other triggers, and for each person those elements are different. No two people will ever see an image or read a book and have exactly the same experience.
This is Kifar Itran, and he’s an interesting character. One that I look forward to talking about, after everyone has had a chance to read Razor’s Edge. Speaking of which, Del Rey dropped another micro-excerpt between Han and Leia. This one is a favorite moment of mine in the book. Check it out at the Star Wars Books Facebook page.
Up tomorrow is one of my favorite images of the leading lady of Star Wars.
You can preorder Empire and Rebellion: Razor’s Edge here.
Update: Here’s how Kifar fits into the overall image.
Tricia Barr's novel, Wynde, won the 2014 Independent Publisher Book Award Gold Medal for Best Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror Ebook. She was also part of Silence in the Library's successful all-female creator science fiction and fantasy anthology Athena's Daughters, which is available now. For excerpts and tales of her adventures in creating a fictional universe, hop over to TriciaBarr.com.