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Written before most people were even using the internet in any meaningful way, and well before on line personas took hold, Martin wrote about the way people, as a step in their development, adopt fictional alter egos. A normal part of maturation, it can also be taken to extremes of good and ill. It's a long time since I read this book--another post here prompted my memory, but I still remember the part on Faulkner, who turned out to be a wonderful liar, creating an imaginary history that would c ...more