What is the connection between these words? Also explain the connection
to the slug.
Weird synchronicity: looking for something else, I discovered that there
is a Michael Moon Bear who teaches hand drumming
But I doubt whether that was what you were after.
(emulate St. George for email)
Weird? It's positively fantastic!
Drumming his fingers
Not to mention startling, amazing, and astounding.
Jerry Friedman, T. O. panelist
T. O. Panellist
How? Michael Moon Bear seems real enough, and I did indeed discover him
accidentally just before I read the question.
It has to do with the T. O. answer. It's a hint.
While I'm here, I might as well add another: speculative.
T. O. Panellist.
An etymological slug
Danced wholly unseen on a rug
Its slimy disportments
But really it just wanted a hug.
I thenk you, laysgenmen.
Flawed last line, I'm afraid. No cigar.
Try "But it only wanted a hug."
Skitt (SF Bay Area)
They all appear in the collected oaths of the Changeling Universe.
1971, 1957, 1945.
T. O. Futurologist
Elizabeth Bear (born 1971-09-22), speculative fiction writer
Elizabeth Hand (born 1957-03-29), SF and fantasy writer
Elizabeth Moon (born 1945-03-07), SF and fantasy writer
St.Petersburg, Russia [30E18 59N56]
Your Cormo is arriving by rocket from a nebula encased in Lucite.
Jerry Friedman, T. O. Sheepspeculator