The gag is, this is moral cowardice disguised as the last brave stand. DC is a multimillionaire living in a society with people who mostly agree with him. There is nothing risky about showcasing transphobia in a transphobic society. This is not honesty. It is just cruelty. Trans people should not have to be subjected… Read more
CJA’s posts still stand out in my memory to this day as an excellent resource for writers. I think about them regularly, and if I ever write anything successful or popular I’d consider her partly responsible!
Curious, how far back does your Archive go?
Can we get links to some of those precocious posts?
Good God I miss this woman. I miss that entire era but CJA stands out, interacting with her was always a pleasant and enlightening experience!
Definitely gonna pick this up!
I miss seeing Charlie Jane’s articles around here. When I saw her name on the cover The City in the Middle of the Night last week I had to buy it on principle alone. Glad she’s killing it!
Pre-ordered from a real bookstore.
Charlie Jane’s posts about writing and crafting stories were SOOOOO good. I’m not a writer, but they made me a better reader.
Hugs to you, Charlie <3
Hey! It is always a pleasure to see you back around these parts, Charlie!
I almost feel like she’s flexing on us here though :) She can do high stakes just fine. Some other authors can. Most authors? Hmmmmm. I think there an awful lot of them who do high stakes stuff who might well be better off if they don’t. Read more
But what if he knocked over the shed on a poor kitty?
And is the shed insured by State Farm?