Today’s stream of consciousness: what can we learn about someone by digging through their midden pit—a.k.a trash pile? I’d guess less than half the story. Spoke this morning to someone at my usual café, and the topic of ancient peoples came up. He mentioned the difference between us today—Modern Man—and our predecessors. You know, before… Read More »How Do You Know? Ancient Man and the Trash Pile
Before we begin, I must thank a few people. First, Sharon Hughson for her comment that I am, indeed, a writer who “likes to do the math.” I love to do math, at least when it applies to vital pieces of my life. From finances to science, I have an obsession with research. I freely… Read More »Why Can’t I Marry A Human, Mom? Genetics in Fantasy and Science Fiction
This gentleman finally addressed a major pet peeve of mine in Fantasy. Halfblood stock from Humans and Magical Races. While his solution is one probable direction to go, there are others. Take a look, and let me know how you would solve the problems.