Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Looking on the Bright Side...
A positive side to Janrae Frank telling me she paid someone else to redo the illustrations, because her staff decided that mine were not appropriate:
Aside from a few high points, I always thought Janrae's book Serpent's Quest was godawful raunchy trash. Whenever she asked me what I though about it, I always had to be diplomatic in my responses. Illustrating the book was work I was hired to do, so I did the job, and did the best damned job I could, but I was never entirely comfortable with the idea of my name being attached to it. Now I don't have to worry. Someone else is the illustrator of that garbage, not me.
In some ways, it's actually freeing to know this.
The downside? I now have six unusable illustrations that I will never be paid for and that will never see publication.
Posted by Unknown at 10:52 AM