I've had two books published--fantasy stories continuing the Oz stories of Lyman Frank Baum (Wizard of Oz, Land of Oz, et al) and his successors. I tend to write the same genres I read, not terribly surprisingly.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
What Gives Me Hope
People can make a difference, but they have to overcome their natural instinct for conflict and destruction.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by