Timeline troubles…

It’s great when you can create a completely new world when you’re writing something, because you control all the history.

It’s really annoying when you’re trying to write something in the current “real” universe.  While you can make dragons be real – if invisible to those not in the know – you can’t change the fact that Margaret Cross Norton didn’t head up the Society of American Archivists until 1943.

She did co-found it in 1936. which helps a bit, but it still requires some tweaking of other items…

Lies & Corrections

Follow your dreams.

But not that one. You’ll never make a living.

Don’t settle.

Well, you have to settle sometimes. Life isn’t fair, you know.

You shouldn’t spend more than 1/3 of your income on housing.

Why are you still living with 4 other people at your age?

Stand up for what you believe in.

Whoa, not like that.  More like a strongly worded letter to the editor.

Any job is better than no job.

You’re wasting your time working there.

Just be yourself.

Maybe not quite so much.