Gender Distributions in SF & F

Wed Jan 29 14:55:16 PST 2003

> Then I stumbled onto Brust and, well, I no longer have to read
> anything else ;-)

As a writer, I never have females as lead characters. Why? I can't 
write a convincing female character. Any females in my book are usually 
based on females I know. I always enjoy a good lead female character, 
however. I usually envy the writer for doing such a good job.