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You can also make explicit certain social problems which, again, would be prejudged or not encountered at all in real life, because people have set…
When a person responds emotionally to intellectual things, or emotionally only to traditional emotional things – I find that an interesting break between myself and…
So when I got out of the military, I went back to school in biology, and earned a biology degree at the University of Texas,…
When I was starting out, I did not do short fiction well, because I kept wanting to write books.
Other people, including me, have written books with main characters who were old and rich. Or old and brilliant. Old sages, old wizards, old rich…
When I was quite young, she was working in a hardware store, so I grew up knowing about hardware.
There are relatively few science fiction or fantasy books with the main character being an old person.
Now my mother, interestingly enough, was not a feminist in her own mind.
One of my degrees was a science degree in biology.
My personal feeling about science fiction is that it’s always in some way connected to the real world, to our everyday world.
No, but a cello is the perfect string bass for an accordion. Works with it beautifully.
It’s hard to hold the focus that strongly on a single character for that long.
My first degree came years before my second. I had wanted to be a physicist, but I flunked calculus.
I was writing fiction, but not finishing fiction.
It may be far in the future, but there’s some kind of logical way to get from where we are to where the science fiction…
I like the Beatles, of course, but that’s when I grew up.
I used to not back down from a challenge.
I had, of course, no model for that sort of woman being married, but I can make that up as I go along.
I can become very emotional about math, although I’m not that good at it.
I actually feel that the different kinds of stories come out of different parts of my brain.
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