Mercurial Swift And Narrative Layers in Aftermath
Please note, the following contains minor spoilers for Aftermath, Aftermath: Life Debt, and Aftermath: Empire’s End.
When Aftermath first came out, it was met with mixed reviews. The narrative structure, the density of the story, and the style employed by Chuck Wendig did not always sit well with everyone. There was also a feeling that it just was not impactful enough, considering that we have so little post-Return of the Jedi knowledge in the canon at the moment. Little did we know what seeds were being planted in this novel that would unfold throughout the series. Meet Mercurial Swift, who will serve as our example of narrative layers in this trilogy. Read more