Re: What kind of science fiction would an alien write?
- --- In email@example.com, derhexer@... wrote:
>Maybe they dream of a world which ISN'T bombarded with them, and has a large gas giant to divert strikes, not to mention many oceans of H2O
> Would aliens even write science fiction, or fiction? Why not?
> Suppose the alien lived right on the edge of a massive globular cluster?
> How would that influence them?
> Think about the aliens in Brunner's Crucible of Time. They live on a
> planet whose system is moving thru an area of the galaxy that has a lot of dust
> and debris. Their planet is subject to heavy meteor strikes. How would
> that affect their fiction?