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“I am a reader. I am a writer. People assume I do these things to escape. You couldn’t be more right. I’m escaping a world I don’t like.
" in the world of books and writing... People are better. Worlds are endless. Change is possible. Life is manageable."
These days, it seems like books are constantly making the leap from the page to the screen. With celebrities acquiring books for their production companies (cough, Reese, cough) and many new avenues for both movies and television shows (Hulu, Amazon, Netflix), there is real opportunity to see your favorite book come to life. 725 more words
In the 22nd Century, humanity has evolved into three separate groups, Central Park is only an acre, and alcohol is illegal. Earth is ruled by an uneasy alliance of New Men, super intelligent humans, and Unusuals, who have various psionic powers. 309 more words
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“99 percent of every person is the memory of what he or she knows. What you remember about your life is what makes you you, and me me. 435 more words