He says, Fiction is where it is at.
But it's all true, I say, whether it is representative or not people will always tell you exactly who they are and where they are even if it is fiction.
Maybe, he says, but it's all about fiction.
You're killing me with that, I smile. It is what it is, we are where we are. You can't make writing what it is not. You have no control.
Well good for those who write fiction. They get money.
People like fiction.
Well good for people. They get what they like.
But don't want you to do something with your writing?
I want you to know that I am.