Some people are saying, “Join us;” others are waiting for that to happen so they can say, “I told you so.”
Dear Max, it was wonderful to meet you last week. It bears repeating that I felt as though talking for the first time to a hidden collaborator.
We need to settle our differences, but we need to settle them within a system of decency and good faith, one that prioritizes solutions over allegiance.
Dear Rowan, It was lovely to speak with you yesterday on the subject of writing and publishing, and how these things affect us.