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Weekend Special - Famous Books That Can Be Read This Weekend

“Books are our best friends”. Yeah, we know how much it is true for those who love reading books and novels. Reading books is a passion for few folks as it gives an immense feeling of satisfaction and the joy that can’t be described in words. 477 more words


Have You Hugged a Geek Today?

For years geeks, or nerds if you prefer, have been outcasts.  In movies we are portrayed as comic relief, the joke, and even the weird person.   941 more words


Star Trek TNG Season 3: My Top 5 Fave Episodes

As my husband and I are going through our second full watch of Star Trek as a couple, I thought it would be fun to report on the highlights along the way. 504 more words


Book Review: “Geek Love” by Katherine Dunn

“‘I get glimpses of the horror of normalcy. Each of these innocents on the street is engulfed by a terror of their own ordinariness. They would do anything to be unique’” p.319.

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Gretchen Reads: Geek Love By Katherine Dunn

A sideshow carnival tale, with a touch of magic and a main character who’s a bald, albino, hunchback dwarf, radio host. How could I NOT love this book? 218 more words


The Family Sideshow: Geek Love

I first encountered Katherine Dunn’s fascinating novel Geek Love in a required contemporary literature class in college. We often watched films that complemented the texts we were reading, and this novel was paired with Tod Browning’s 1932 film… 877 more words

Women Writers

Geek Love – Katherine Dunn

‘And do you know what the monsters and demons and rancid spirits are? Us, that’s what. You and me. We are the things that come to the norms in nightmares. 1,165 more words