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Message Fiction or Not?

Tomas Diaz has an interesting analysis of A Princess of Mars (which I happened to reread this week).  While I mostly agree with what he’s saying, I have a problem with the use of “message fiction.”  Diaz is using it to mean “fiction that has a message.” 370 more words

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Quote: A Princess Of Mars, "I Do Not Believe..."

THE QUOTABLE QUOTE OF THE DAY

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I do not believe that I am made of the stuff which constitutes heroes, because, in all of the hundreds of instances that my voluntary acts have placed me face to face with death, I cannot recall a single one where any alternative step to that I took occurred to me until many hours later.

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Three Things Serial Goes to Mars?

In my novella, The Three Things Serial – a Little 1920s Story, Pip dubs one of her friends “the astronaut man.”  That character is Andy Avis and he writes science fiction stories (hence Pip’s nickname for him).   418 more words

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ravenhawks magazine reblogged this on ravenhawks' magazine and commented:

Thanks for the great Friday afternoon entertainment. I was/am an Edgar Rice Burroughs fan in my younger day eons ago I used to consider hiding from my chores and reading one of his books the highlight of my day.

Three Things Serial Goes to Mars?

In my novella, The Three Things Serial – a Little 1920s Story, Pip dubs one of her friends “the astronaut man.”  That character is Andy Avis and he writes science fiction stories (hence Pip’s nickname for him).   418 more words

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“I shall have to believe even though I cannot understand.”

-Edgar Rice Burroughs, A Princess Of Mars

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A Princess of Mars - Book Review

4 out of 5 stars

Finally. Finally, a classic that lives up to the hype. I had almost given up on catching up on all the classics that I have missed but my faith has been renewed. 159 more words

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Geek Art: "Tarzan Of The Apes" and "A Princess Of Mars" by Matt Taylor

This Friday, Black Dragon Press will release two new posters celebrating the works of hugely influential popular science-fiction writer Edgar Rice Burroughs by the brilliant UK illustrator… 241 more words

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