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When I was in college, I spent a summer working in London. I’d enjoyed tea before that, but then I got actual, really good tea…
Now, of course, the great thing about the solar system as a frontier is that there are no Indians, so you can have all the…
My joking answer to this question is that I leave a bowl of milk out on the back porch every night for the Idea Fairy.…
If I get blocked, it is generally because I don’t know enough about some aspect of the story or the characters. The answer for this…
I think people enjoy a series. When you like a story, many readers want more of the same, which is dandy, if the author and…
I suppose if I was to have to pick a few, Ursula LeGuin would have to top the list. It was while reading her work…
I describe my plots as follows; A character is walking down the street when all of a sudden a piano falls on them. They spend…
First and foremost, The Quiet Invasion is a first contact story. What would we do if we actually found evidence of alien life out there?…
I did not want to write a story about the invasion of Earth, so I had to create a race capable of living nearby, which…
The Lord of the Rings movie set an entirely new standard for fantasy in the movies.
I’m mostly a novelist these days, but I have written short stories in Fantasy, Science Fiction and horror.
Octavia Butler, of course, is brilliant and disturbing.
I graduated from the University of Michigan with a BA in Communications and left formal education behind.
I myself was born in Sacramento, California in 1966.
I feel SF is going through an experimental phase right now.
Actually, after while, finding the ideas is the easy part. Sorting them through and turning them into stories, now, that’s the hard work.
Then, I realized that there is an indigenous presence in the Solar System. It’s us. So, then, I got to wondering what would happen if…
When I’m not at the keyboard, I’m generally reading, practicing tai chi or middle eastern dance, or cooking.
I have a better internal and intuitive understanding of folklore and myth than science and technology, so in that way fantasy is easier.
So, one of the things I was doing with the aliens in The Quiet Invasion was creating that advanced society which had ideas about morality…
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