1. One of my articles about Stephen King was translated into German and published in Germany, earning me the most I've been paid for any one piece of writing. However, it is far from the *best* piece of writing I have had published.
2. Through science-fiction conventions, I have met George R. R. Martin (author of *A Game of Thrones*), who goes by "George," and know Orson Scott Card...
Starting this blog feels odd, although I am a long-time blogger. In fact, one could say I was a blogger before there were blogs, in that I began writing for science-fiction fanzines in 1977. Gone are the old days of mimeographing and postal rates; I love
the new age of instant writing and electrons sending my words out internationally.
But what do I say here? Is this a promotional site...