OSC Answers Questions
You have written books of many genres. Sci-fi, fantasy, historical
fiction, suspense fiction, etc. What is most enjoyable for you?
-- Submitted Anonymously
OSC REPLIES: - September 4, 2000
I write in so many genres because they're all enjoyable to me, and I
understand how they work. Some genres I simply don't understand -- I don't
know how to write a mystery, for instance. Other genres I don't have enough
interest to write a good book in -- like romance, or westerns. And since I can
only afford to write books that are likely to get published, I can't write in the
mainstream literary genre, because, having written sci-fi, I am forever soiled and
cannot drink from the Pierian Spring ...