My partnership with my editor is productive only when I take her seriously while taking myself seriously at the same time.

I love her because she’s ruthless in rooting out problems, but also because she’s happy to allow me my own voice and my own idiosyncracies.

And if she’s had a glass of wine, she might even dream up an exciting plot point I hadn’t thought of. ;-)

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot.

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