VanderMeer on your odds of success, Cascio on multitasking overload…
“Our ability to handle simultaneous complexity is governed by what cognitive scientists call “fluid intelligence,” commonly defined as the ability to find meaning in confusion and to solve new problems.” Can we survive the multitasking era?
Via Big Blog of Cheese – geekcore T-shirt photos from SXSW. My “Science. F*cking. Fiction.” shirt would have PWN3D them all.
‘As I do more and more critiquing of beginning or intermediate writers’ manuscripts, I get one question over and over again: “Do I have what it takes to be a published writer?”‘ VanderMeer tells it how it is.