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Prophecy has been an essential part of science fiction writers

“I, for one, bet on science as helping us. I have yet to see how it fundamentally endangers us, even with the H-bomb lurking about. Science has given us more lives than it has taken; we must remember that.”

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Monday Morning Reset [06/26].

A strange but lovely thing happened this morning: I slept in to my alarm. For the past week or so, I’ve been waking up well before my alarm clock, a strange phenomena that has me going to bed a little bit earlier each night, which makes my body naturally awaken after a certain amount of time, even if that means earlier than I’d like. 692 more words

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Finding My Tribe

This morning I’m in a fog, caused by a mixture of exhaustion, joy, and inspiration. I’m still processing my week at the Santa Barbara Writers Conference… 1,542 more words

Thought For the Day: Reading the Classics Is Fundamental to Culture

“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.”  – Ray Bradbury

With this idea in mind, I am pleased to announce an additional phase of Aloha Promises Forever’s implementation.  283 more words

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Quote of the week (5)

“And there’s nothin’ so sad as the last piece of popcorn at the bottom of the box.”

– Ray Douglas Bradbury

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Fahrenheit 451 (Review)

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

When mentioning timeless dystopian novels, Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 is most likely to be mentioned. The reasons are more than one can shake a stick at, but one of the many reasons is the profound effect Bradbury’s images have on booklovers abound. 692 more words

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“Just write every day of your life. Read intensely. Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers.”
~Ray Bradbury
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