One of my readers asked, in response to this post:
I’m worried that your approach may be overly subtle. Are you sure they will understand your point when they read that highly nuanced, finely crafted post?
You know, I’m not quite (HI, DEL RAY, BAEN BOOKS, TOR, AND NAL/ROC. I ALSO READ A LOT OF SCIENCE FICTION, PARTICULARLY ALTERNATE HISTORY. CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF THE STUFF, REALLY. AGAIN, CAN BE REACHED HERE) sure.