“Books don’t start trouble, Dorothy. Books help stop it!” ~ Dr. Michaela Quinn ~ Given recent discussions on a new edition’s removal of the word ‘nigger’ from Mark Twain’s ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, I’d like to share my own thoughts on the matter. As a writer, I have strong opinions on censorship and banned books, to a point where I wholeheartedly strive to join the Greats (L’Engle, Bradbury, Twain, etc.) and achieve a status on the Banned Book List. Why the desire to be considered controversial? These are the stories that make a difference in society! The successful tales that… Continue reading
Zae is a Wordsmith with a strong affinity for scifi and fantasy. She works on film/tv sets as a Grip/Art Dept Assistant, as well as general PA roles while she continues her own studies in visual story-telling, with strong aspirations to write for film/tv and video game media.
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