Posted in: Azteclady Speaks
Tags:Kristi Diehm, Plagiarism, The Story Siren
Yes, I’m sure many here are tired of the topic, particularly since it seems to crop up regularly, all over the place.
Me, I’m one of those who believes that talking about it, keeping the perpetrators and their victims clearly separated, is the only way to reduce the instances of plagiarism. (Like racism, there are some people who don’t realize what it is–or that they are indulging in it¹–until someone points it out to them.)
But, onwards with today’s post.
Yesterday Jill Sorenson commented on my latest post on Kristi Diehm, plagiarist.
My own reply to Ms Sorenson took me back to RRRJessica’s awesome post on the scandal (seriously, go and read the whole thing; it’s wonderful and full of win. The part about moral autonomy and women? Win, I tell you).
Upon re-reading the post, my mind, that horrible, suspicious, cynical fiend, fixated on the following bits: (more…)