Never mind those failures till yesterday. Each new day is a sequel of a wonderful life; gifted with hopes to succeed.
...ending a book with a sequel in such a way that the reader still has faith in the characters and in the writer. That's finesse.
A sequel is an admission that you've been reduced to imitating yourself.
I don't write any kind of sequel or remake.
I'd love to do a 'Sopranos' sequel.
We all approached doing a sequel with great trepidation and skepticism.