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Science Fiction and How Values Shape Communication

As regular readers may have noticed, I’ve been posting a little less frequently lately. I’ve been busy working on a personal project that I’m very excited about. 806 more words


The Beginning

This is my new canvas. I’m so excited to start logging life’s happenings, the Lord’s work, victories, & struggles.

I’ll tell you a little bit about where my blog’s name came from. 477 more words


Doc (Russell)

I admit it. I went to the outstanding Brews & Prose series to hear Chigozie Obioama read from his novel The Fishermen (http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/19/books/review/the-fishermen-by-chigozie-obioma.html?_r=0). I had heard of Russell and knew she was local, but something, probably a summary of her novel  216 more words


Listen: Roman Lakes - 'The Sparrow'

What do think of when you think of Manchester? The big, baggy beats of the likes of Happy Mondays and the heady indie dance of the Hacienda club, right? 150 more words


Review: The Sparrow

  • Author: Mary Doria Russell
  • ISBN: 9780449912553
  • Publisher: Ballantine Books
  • Genre: Science Fiction/Speculative Fiction

I purchased this book.

I’ve managed to pull myself out of the emotional wreckage this book caused in order to write this review.   432 more words