[LMB] Old SF

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Mon Sep 28 18:35:41 BST 2020


One reason to avoid writing about people that are different is the legion
of people who'll jump all over an author who does so for any perceived
mistake.

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020 at 12:00 PM Jean Lamb <tlambs1138 at charter.net> wrote:

> >And let's not forget, any change that means I have to look at people who
> aren't me is wrong, because people like me are the only ones who matter.
> >
> >
> >Jean Lamb
> >tlambs1138 at charter.net
> >https://www.amazon.com/Jean-Lamb/e/B00IR0YO20
>
> I don't understand that. Please eludidate.
>
> Harvey
> >
>
> ---It means 'there are too many black people, too many women, too many gay
> people, and it makes me uncomfortable. I can handle a legion of alien bugs,
> but I don't like having to read about people who are *that* different from
> me'.
>
> That's what I meant, especially after reading some of the responses here
> on this list.
>
>
> Jean Lamb
> tlambs1138 at charter.net
> https://www.amazon.com/Jean-Lamb/e/B00IR0YO20
>
>
>
>
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