From: Vitaly Sorokin
Dear Mr. Bear
Apart from this universe, I wan able to live in Isaac Asimov's and yours only. Hexamon Nexus and all... You gave me escape, hope and food for thought in some nasty time of my life. Thank you so much for that. May your talent never fade away.
From: Greg Bear
Many thanks back at you for your support, Vitaly! You put me in excellent company indeed.