Re: Description of Tech Writers

Subject: Re: Description of Tech Writers
From: Cassandra Greer <cassandra -at- greer -dot- de>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 08 Dec 2002 16:12:53 +0100

Actually I have often told people when they ask what I do that

'I am a science fiction writer'

Especially since most of the software I have documented did not exist when I
documented it! (not even as a spec!)

Cass :)

Cassandra Greer
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Hiroshima '45, Chernobyl '86, Windows '95

> I have said for years:
> Never let the lack of product prevent excellent documentation."
> sharon
> Sharon Burton-Hardin
> CEO, Anthrobytes Consulting
> 909-369-8590
> -----Original Message-----
> From: bounce-techwr-l-71429 -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
> [mailto:bounce-techwr-l-71429 -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com]On Behalf Of Kat Nagel,
> MasterWork Consulting
> Sent: Saturday, December 07, 2002 3:39 PM
> Subject: RE: Description of Tech Writers
> Actually, I've been considering introducing a variation---probably
> using Don Quixote and Sancho Panza---for the occasional projects
> where there are no specs and no prototype and I have to dream up the
> features and the interface details and then run around for weeks
> cleaning up everything to make it match the reality that dribbles in
> at random intervals.

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