Oh and “Jeff” — if again you had read the article, the researcher created hundreds of categories used to create the database of over 4,600 killers by using her own insight and study along with the work of other researchers. She was able to put together over 180 seemingly unrelated datapoints to create new predictive knowledge that didn’t exist before. In most people’s world, that’s “original” and “beneficial”. She used her own experience to develop an approach to add the data points. As to me? I’d noticed a data point and indicator like “Leaving crappy comments utilizing repetitive verbiage such as ‘not original’ or ‘not important’ or ‘worthless’ on articles dealing with female scientists or researchers’ work.” It’s quite persistent and quite evident and even more marked on online reviews of male and female researchers, scientists, and authors of color.

The publisher complained about this, “Jeff” but the review is still there. This was not a purchased book. My first book isn’t a novel, it’s a short fiction collection.

I didn’t know who this person was for years — I just thought it was a bad review.

But I bet YOU know who this reviewer name represents, don’t you?

It was several years later that someone asked who this guy was, and I said, “I don’t know” and they Googled Randolph Calverhall.

“Randolph Calverhall” is the pseudonym for white supremacist William Pierce — or is it? COULD IT BE ANOTHER member of the National Front???

Oh, but this is isolated to ME! I’m “crazy” look you have said so!

Volunteers then reviewed hundreds of books on Amazon and every single one of them written by a female had at least one such review written by a pseudonymous author who had never reviewed another title. If the authors were non-white males, or especially non-white females, they had more such reviews. Lots and lots more. Sometimes dozens.

People like yourself crave attention and want fealty. They are in reality, cowards who hide behind pseudonyms and repeat the same tired put-downs over and over while others work, accomplish, grow and live.

“Nothing original to see here” “Jeff” “Move along”.

Oh: these are “verified purchases” from The Color Purple. They go on in dozens. “Jeff” you proud white man you.

According to Harlan Ellison and my grandmother, “You’ll go far Amy, because you have heart.” Author of 40 books, former exec., Nebula Award nominee, Poor.

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