Goodreads asked J. Clifton Slater:

What’s the best thing about being a writer?

J. Clifton Slater Fulfilling the dream of a fat kid who wasn't allowed to read classic novels because he couldn't spell. Oh, I was a member of the US Marine Corps and practice martial arts and life weights. And, I am a wiz at spellcheck.

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