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Finding the Balance Between Utopia and Dystopia

“My guess is that the kind of thinking we are, at last, beginning to do about how to change the goals of human domination and unlimited growth to those of human adaptability and long-term survival is a shift from yang to yin, and so involves acceptance of impermanence and imperfection, a patience with uncertainty and the makeshift, a friendship with water, darkness, and the earth.” Ursula K. 50 more words

Visions In Ultraviolet

raw silk and uncut wood


Stop being holy, forget being prudent,
it’ll be a hundred times better for everyone.
Stop being altruistic, forget being righteous,
people will remember what family feeling is. 57 more words

Le Guin

The Classics Spin #16: what I got


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The Classics Spin #16

Twitter hashtag: #ccspin

For Classics Spin #14, I got #1: A Wizard of Earthsea 151 more words


We’ve been talking about changes on our blog for a while now – and here’s one of them :). I plan to post some of my graphic art and photographs here – mostly illustrations to the books I’ve read or art inspired by my reading choices. 32 more words


Zihinde Bir Dalga. Ursula K. Le Guin.

Zihinde Bir Dalga. Yazar, Okur ve Hayal Gücü Üzerine. Ursula K. Le Guin. Metis Yayınları, 2017.

Farklı zamanlarda kaleme alınmış, beş farklı çevirmen tarafından Türkçeye aktarılmış, dört ayrı başlıkta toplanmış (Şahsi Meseleler, Okumalar, Tartışmalar ve Görüşler, Yazmak Üzerine) otuza yakın metin… 790 more words

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How did we even get ourselves into this situation?!

It all started with an obituary.

A while ago, a story about the life of Cloyd, popped up on my Facebook feed. You can see more of them here: … 77 more words


Le Guin on blogging, women in science fiction, and more

Interesting article about Ursula K. Le Guin’s blog and her new book, No Time To Spare in this week’s issue of The New Republic.