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Leonard Cohen, 1934–2016

Say it ain’t so. Poet, singer, novelist, Buddhist monk, Leonard Cohen has left us.

I Like To Cut My Skin

I like to cut my skin
It’s the only thrill I’ve got
It’s better
I know
To feel something
Than not

I like the tug and catch… 54 more words

Navel Gazing

Sunday Shorts - Vacation Placeholder - What I've Got II

I’m on vacation for three whole weeks, so Sunday Shorts is also on vacation. That said, I thought I’d list two more of the short fiction collections I’ve been hoarding in my to-be-read pile, as well as a tiny bit of self-promotion. 231 more words

Sunday Shorts

Time/Space

He is a scientist
What’s more
An engineer
And he can hear
The drum, the thrum,
The humming of the gears

And he can tell… 224 more words

Survival

Sunday Shorts - Vacation Placeholder - What I've Got

I’m on vacation for three whole weeks, so Sunday Shorts is also on vacation. That said, I thought I’d list two of the short fiction anthologies I’ve been hoarding in my to-be-read pile, and then share a quick “I loved this!” review for another collection. 223 more words

Sunday Shorts

In the Aftermath of Can*Con

It’s hard to believe it’s already been a week since Can*Con. Being on the Con Com made this year a totally different experience – I think I spent most of my time from 5 pm on Friday to my reading Saturday afternoon (with the exception of Friday’s party and my own programming) running around helping with various things that needed doing. 502 more words

Commentary

Prose & Cons: Can*Con 2016, Saturday

Saturday I had no scheduled commitments, so I was free to hit the dealer room, attend panels and chat in hallways. I started with Weird and Different Sensory Perceptions in Animals… 842 more words

Science Fiction