So its the New Year officially!!!!!
I am so grateful to be 37 weeks as of yesterday…. The doctors at stupid St. Peters didn’t think me and Amelia would make it this far- Oh how we are proudly proving them wrong. 415 more words
In 1967, Harlan Ellison put together a short-story anthology titled Dangerous Visions. Mildly put, this collection made history and “almost single-handedly changed the way readers thought about science fiction… 299 more words
Drugs. Alternate realities. Paranoia.
Stuff I expect from Philip K. Dick, even though I’ve never read his work. Stuff that deterred me from reading Philip K. 1,112 more words
Caution: this post contains some pretty big spoilers, but there’s no getting around it really, sorry.
The title and repeated copy from spoof adverts for various products all called Ubik at the start of each chapter isn’t explained until the last few chapters of this book, one of Dick’s best. 455 more words
Today’s ramble is mainly just an excuse for a few more photos of this extraordinarily photogenic place; there is a photo opp round every corner. The blue sky contrasted with white buildings is so aesthetically satisfying. 1,066 more words
“People have told me that everything about me, every facet of my life, psyche, experiences, dreams, and fears, are laid out explicitly in my writing, that from the corpus of my work I can be absolutely and precisely inferred. 166 more words