[LMB] Writing your opposite gender

Cheryl Howie agentmtl at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 18 15:55:36 BST 2011


> Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 23:19:07 -0700 (PDT) From: "M. Haller Yamada" <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com>
>
> The whole "writing your opposite gender" is fascinating to me. You can see it in action with the Liaden Universe, since it's a 
> man and a woman writing those books. But it was even more interesting to see it in action with the Crusie/Mayer books, 
> because Jennifer and Bob sat down and wrote the "He wrote, She wrote" blog, which dissected the male/female differences in 
> writing style, and also constructing characters. I don't know if that blog is still on the internet somewhere . . . . Probably.

Yep: http://www.crusiemayer.com/blog/

Not updated after 2006, but still there for your perusal.  They also had http://www.crusiemayer.com/workshop/ , which
is closed now, too.

/Cheryl (Jennifer Crusie fan, too)



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