HomeBlogThe End Has Come: An Interview with Hugh Howey Georgina Kamsika 18th May 2015 Blog “In the Woods” opens with a sense of mystery and confusion, almost a rebirth for the main character April. What inspired such a tense opening? It’s a nod to the beginning of the second novel in the Wool trilogy. Here we have a survivor from the old world entering a new and much darker one. To me, that’s what apocalyptic fiction is all about: What would it feel like to be dropped into a hostile place where survival from day to day was a real ordeal? Read more… Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.