Daily Archives: March 1, 2003

John Scalzi’s Biography

A brief introduction to me: I was born in 1969 and by 1983 it became clear to me that I had better become a writer because everything else was actual work. Fortunately, so far I’ve managed to pull this off: My first job out of college was as a film critic at the Fresno Bee […]

Read More

Publicist Guidelines

Updated 12/29/06 Interested in sending me a book, CD/DVD, video game, a press release, or any other thing in an evaluative capacity? Increasingly, I’ve found, people are. If you’re one of those people, here’s what you should know. 1. First, about this site: The Whatever is a personal blog written by John Scalzi, on which […]

Read More


For everyone who needs one, the following disclaimer: 1. Everything here is my opinion, and mine alone. (Except for comment threads, which are other people’s opinions, and theirs alone.) 2. Occasionally, I am completely full of shit. 3. Well, all right, fine, more than occasionally. 4. On occasion I will also opine on things I […]

Read More

%d bloggers like this: