March 7th, 2005

amused, silly, ha ha only serious

Repeated here, because it bears repeating.

(Edited lightly to increase its generality.  Incidentally, this little chunk of text is closely related to the rationale behind Starfic.)
...Writing is easy--all you need is an opinion and a keyboard, and there's no shortage of either. What's hard is reading and thinking about what someone else has said. Writing something crappy still makes the writer feel good; reading something crappy makes the reader feel he's wasted precious time.

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