I think it has too do with most SF&F fans being boys in the past, so most writers were male too. It was so regarded as a "boy thing" that
Congratulations! and to everyone!
There are many types of stories, many types of storytellers, many types or readers. There is no 'one way,' there are no rules. It's all good.
Thanks, will look into those Zelazny books. I've not read too much Zelazny, but what I have read I've liked (except that I gave up on "Creatures
I enjoyed reading these recollections.
Having grown up in the 80s, I was never a big fan of Star Trek. That's mostly because of lack of