Olympics and Writing by Kevin J. Anderson


I read this blog post today, and wanted to share it. I take absolutely no credit for any of the writing, but I acknowledge that I do agree with it.  Our pop culture glorifies entitlement and excuses, makes easy the blaming of others for our own mediocrity, and ridicules those who still honor hard work and dedication to a goal, an ideal, or a craft.

Kevin J. Anderson is a well-regarded science fiction author. Please check out his author page on amazon.com. His most recent work is Clockwork Angels, with Neil Peart of Rush.

English: Kevin J. Anderson at a book signing a...

English: Kevin J. Anderson at a book signing at the Merril Collection of Science Fiction, 239 College St. 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on August 18 2009 at 8:54 PM. Photo is cropped down from the original which included myself and Brian Herbert. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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I gave this keynote last night at When Words Collide in Calgary, Alberta, and it was a blog I posted two years ago…but now relevant again.  Ditherers, take

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