OSC Answers Questions
In the Ender Saga, I see standard patterns of values and attitudes and
here I pose my questions.
1. What values and attitudes do you hold dear in real life?; and
2. Why did you write the Ender Saga?
-- Submitted by Justin Sideris
OSC REPLIES: - September 20, 2000
There is no way to answer the first question in less than a couple of
volumes -- indeed, one might say that my whole career consists of answers to that
question -- and as for the second, there are as many true answers as you want: I
wrote it for money, I wrote it because people seemed to want more books about
Ender, I wrote each book because of story elements that appealed to me, I wrote
each book for completely separate reasons, I wrote them because nobody would
pay to see my paintings or watch me dance and I can't do brain surgery or practice