Blog Click your heels… If you’re in Seattle this weekend, stop by the Mercury Studio table (#137) at the Emerald City Comicon — Steve will definitely be there, and there’s a nonzero chance that I will be, too. March 30, 2006 By Sara A Google game Back from Seattle You Might Also Like Some balancing acts I’m thinking about at the end of the year and decade December 30, 2009 Beyond Judy Blume Community Forum November 7, 2012 New podcast episode: more Empress of the World December 16, 2006 anonymous March 30, 2006 at 9:17 am Does the Emerald City place have anything to do with the book- Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Whitch of the West? Just curious. anonymous March 30, 2006 at 9:56 am Empress of the World was an amazing novel. i read it in like a day, and am so badly waiting for the next one. thank you for writing it. anonymous March 31, 2006 at 10:32 am Oh, my, god. I wish I lived in Seattle so bad. I don’t though, I live in N.E where it is still cold. thisisnotanlj March 31, 2006 at 11:41 am i think it got the name just b/c of seattle being all forest-y and green.