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Resolution: Help Change the World

T. Jensen Lacey - Monday, January 02, 2012

Everybody's heard of "The Butterfly Effect" and how one simple positive action in one part of the world can make such a difference in someone else's life. Andy Andrews, an author I know of, has made reference to this many times, both in his writing and in his speaking. I myself have been positively affected by actor Pierce Brosnan. Because of his work for marine mammals, one of my next works of fiction has this as its theme. He doesn't even know me, yet he has had an effect on my life and my work. ...Read More

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