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The Beginning Place

I have a few favorite books, not very many, and I read them over and over.  You cannot imagine the grief I take for that.  Nearly all my friends read broadly and with enjoyment and comprehension.  1,332 more words

Paying Attention

The Beginning Place

I have a few favorite books, not very many, and I read them over and over.  You cannot imagine the grief I take for that.  Nearly all my friends read broadly and with enjoyment and comprehension.  1,318 more words

PS 101

Strange things have happened here.

I make stupid decisions.

All the time. Supposedly. I always have. Granted, I don’t think they are stupid. As they are only stupid in the eyes of current opinion. 652 more words

Life

You Know, You Almost Had Me

I’m talking to you, Doubt. There you were, lurking about like a bloated but still hungry spider every time I heard, “No” or “I don’t take high fantasy novels.” I fell into your web for a while. 655 more words

Writing

Book Review: The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula Le Guin

The next book for my Readings in the Genre: Fantasy Classics class for my Master of Fine Arts in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill University is… 1,000 more words

Book Reviews

Ursula LeGuin: The Birthday of the World

As I’ve got older, I’ve sometimes been surprised, when coming back to a writer or a book that I’m familiar with, how vague my recollections have become over time. 424 more words

Science Fiction