Sue Burke (mount_oregano) wrote,
Sue Burke
mount_oregano

Where am I, and why am I there?

Sometimes when you write, you can get into a creative flow where you lose yourself in your work and lose track of time and the outside world. That happens to me from time to time. And I write science fiction.

Once, I finished writing and discovered that the flow had taken me to the point where I had lost track of what planet I was on. So I looked out the window, took note of several clues, and realized that I was on Earth. And I was there because I had always been there and would always be there.

But I hadn't volunteered to be there.

*Sigh.*

— Sue Burke

Tags: personal, science fiction, writing
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