LNH20: Writer's Block Person #44: "Number Ten Thousand"

Drew Perron pwerdna at gmail.com
Sat May 25 17:35:01 PDT 2019

On 5/23/2019 1:10 AM, Scott Eiler wrote:
> On 2019-05-22 20:13, Drew Perron wrote:
>> On 5/21/2019 2:14 PM, Scott Eiler wrote:
>>> With all these tens of thousands of people in the story, this is an occasion 
>>> where it's misleading to call one person "they".  I'll admit the tyrant was 
>>> effectively genderless while it floated in the Endless Void, and it may have 
>>> taken many genders after that, but he sure seems to have started out male.
>> No, the tyrant started out without binary gender. o3o Just like Writer's Block 
>> Person, to very much make that connection clear. As Margaret Thatcher 
>> historically showed us, "tyrant" is a gender-neutral word.
>> That said, I could've made which pronouns refer to the tyrant and which to the 
>> people clearer. X3
> Well, all right.  I was hoping I hadn't offended with this comment.

You're okay, Scott. I know you always mean well. :>

Drew "I think that's true of our whole community" Perron

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