When I was first starting to write, back in my teens, I dreamed of turning pro. Now a couple of my students have done it and I could not be prouder.
A question that came up several times after last week’s tale of stepping away from OCD collector mania was, “Yes, but clearly you still COLLECT things, right?”
Well… yes and no.
This is an internal conflict I’ve struggled with for years: the OCD collector versus the actual entertainment consumer.
The showrunners of NBC’s Timeless are asking our help this Sunday, May 6th. I think we should give it to them.
Cool stuff that’s crossed my path the last few weeks, in no particular order, including: the latest from Hard Case Crime, a show I despised that’s been rebooted into something I rather like, and a guy who’s not a number.
Remember when science was cool? I do.
I talk with my old friend Anne about her journey from writing online fan fiction to becoming a professional writer and editor.