The Untimely Death of a Main Character

Dear Writers,

For a decade of my life, from 1990 until starting grad school in 2000, I worked as a college recruiter for Micron Technology of Idaho. On February 3, Micron’s 51-year-old CEO Steve Appleton died in a small plane crash. Steve was stupendously talented and really awesome to me during my years at Micron–I consider Micron to be where I grew up professionally and in many ways personally. Of course all weekend and this morning he’s been on my mind.

As usual, whatever happens in life works its way into my story brain, and Continue reading