Re: [mythsoc] Re: Tad Williams: The War of the Flowers
- In a message dated 9/3/2003 8:11:42 PM Pacific Standard Time, Stolzi@...
> If it's a guy, it's not a Mary Sue, right? ;)That would make it a Marty Stu.
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- From: <Stolzi@...>
> In a message dated 9/3/2003 4:53:52 PM Central Daylight Time,If it's original universe, is it Mary Sue? I always associate them with not
> keith@... writes:
> > Williams himself pointed out that there was quite a lot of "Theo" that
> > would resonate with him, though the book is in no way
> > autobiographical.
> If it's a guy, it's not a Mary Sue, right? ;)
only wish fulfillment fiction but also playing in some already-established
source like Star Trek or Darkover or what have you.
- OK OK What is a Mary Sue ?
amor vincit omnia
- From: "Elizabeth Apgar Triano" <lizziewriter@...>
> OK OK What is a Mary Sue ?I see Wendell's already given you a link, but I'm feeling a little whimsical
so I'll just sing:
"She's beautiful! She's brilliant! She's an awful lot like me!
She's smarter than Spock! She makes men flock --
She's the writer's fantasy!"