He was the guest at the sci-fi convention I was at last week. I had one of his books out from the library so long I had to renew it twice, and it went back not merely unfinished but unstarted. I felt kind of guilty, but I just wasn't interested. But he's co-writing the new Terry Pratchett (Pratchett's return to sci-fi after decades away), so I'll read that, at least.
Originally Posted by TJMac
I'm reading Kevin Smith's new book. As with all Kevin Smith, there's good stuff in there if you can get past the sophomoric jokes. What I find interesting is that he appears to be pretty much done with filmmaking because it isn't fun for him anymore. He has no interest in doing a job that isn't fun, because he watched his father do it and doesn't want to have that life.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"