Whether we think of the dystopia of HG Wells or see something hopeful in the act of imagining the future, more akin to Thomas More’s vision in… 679 more words
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Finally got around to reading H.G Wells’ the Time Machine. It’s a short read at just over 100 pages, but well worth it. It’s a book that ought to have been longer in parts and shorter in others, but packed with some fascinating ideas and beautiful language. 771 more words
John Ramaine is the author of the novel, “A long Time Ago”; here is a link to the Amazon page:
Q: What is A Long Time Ago… 2,095 more words
The Time Machine by H. G. Wells explores the concept of evolution and regression. The novella discusses the possibility that a species does not always move forwards but instead, reaches a point of peak and begins to moves backwards into a decline. 911 more words
It was going to be the end of war. Now Colombians wonder whether peace is possible.
On Sept. 26, President Juan Manuel Santos and the rebel Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC for its acronym in Spanish, signed a historic peace agreement after four years of negotiations to end Latin America’s longest-running conflict. 1,286 more words