What’s Your Definition of Success?

When will you have succeeded? If you close your eyes and envision your life, what is it that you see yourself doing or being that shows you that you've met your goal? That you've achieved your dream? Be honest. Be concrete. Be specific.  Then figure out what it takes to get there.   I have … Continue reading What’s Your Definition of Success?

Female Sci-fi Authors v. Myths About Girls, Math and Science

I've been doing a lot of seriously depressing reading about how many women have chosen male pen-names or gender-neutral pen-names over the history of the genre.  The most famous and current of these is J.K. Rowling, who was advised by publishers that little boys wouldn't want to read a book written by "Jo Rowling". That … Continue reading Female Sci-fi Authors v. Myths About Girls, Math and Science