This volume documents the plans, brainstorms, sketches, paintings, and journals that went into Rudy Rucker's three-year journey of crafting his wildest novel yet: "Million Mile Road Trip." The "Notes" are is in fact a bit longer than the novel itself. The book includes forty-eight of Rucker's illustrations, many of them in color. A unique view into a writer's process. the taste of his highs and lows, and the lively play of his mind.