For the few fans I actually have (and thanks for your comments, I do read them, even if I don't always manage to respond to them), you'll probably be gratified to read this.
"Listening to Jack". Chapter 20.
It's in the hands of my editor, and will be up by this weekend. Be prepared. It's huge.
I think I'm the only author in the world who writes slower than George R.R. Martin. My apologies for that.
I hope it's worth the wait.