RIP: Anne McCaffrey

I just read the news that Hugo winner and Science Fiction Hall of Fame inductee Anne McCaffrey died yesterday. Anne created one of my favorite worlds and spawned my own career in fan fic writing. During the course of running my Play by Email Pern role playing game, I actually struck up an email conversation with the Dragonlady herself – an acquaintance will I treasure always. She was sweet and generous and happy to share her wonderful creations.

Thank you, Annie. You will be missed. Your gold dragon has gone *between*.


About Diann Writes

Diann L. Tongco enjoys sketching, crafts and photography as well as writing poetry and novels. To stay out of trouble, she writes, shows curly-coated retrievers, grows fragrant roses, drinks good of wine with friends, and spends time with her grandchildren. She lives on Washington's Puget Sound with her boyfriend Nick and their dog Ozzy.
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One Response to RIP: Anne McCaffrey

  1. Donna says:

    I’m sad. I loved the Pern series and the Crystal Singer series.

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