I wish I could say, “I wanted to write a story about…” But I seldom think that way. I usually find myself writing something and maybe eventually along the way thinking something like: “Hm, I seem to be writing a story about…” And then after a while, maybe I start to wonder if anyone might be interested in reading this story about… And then, if I think some poor bastard somewhere might be hard enough up to be interested in reading this story about something, I start thinking maybe I should finish this story about something. 319 more words