All the details of the exciting 2008 Stonewall Library and Archive’s Distinguished Author Series. I’ll be appearing on March 19.
I know that some people mean it pejoratively when they say uber or fanfic, just as some mean it pejoratively when they say romance. I’d like to go on record that if I use those terms I’m only trying to clarify the landscape in question, not create unbreachable boundaries or imply tribal hierarchies.
Each writer has to pick her own standards for success; I just hate it when someone else’s unrealistic expectations leads another to ignore her bliss.
I mean to stir the reader’s emotions with my work and sometimes I hit nerves I did not intend and are simply not about me at all.
ne of the things writers do when we gather is compare not just the good, but the bad side of putting our work into the public marketplace… so this was my answer to the question.