I turned my home state of Florida into the Land of Xanth.
At the time I wrote Xone I had never been on the Internet.
At present I answer about 100 letters a month, and read 300 emails.
All things make sense; you just have to fathom how they make sense.
But I don't read or listen for pleasure. I have too much else to do.
SF is the literature of the theoretically possible, and F is the literature of the impossible.
One reason I don't suffer Writer's Block is that I don't wait on the muse, I summon it at need.
I don't want ever to be guilty of what my critics claim: doing formula without original elements.
It would be easier to write a novel without reader input, but I feel the fiction is richer for it.
That most dangerous of opponents: the one who took pains to comprehend the position of his adversary.