Daybreak: Diversity Doesn't Guarantee Heart or Equality-In this version of the patriarchal fantasy, we're waiting inside our cloisters for men to rescue us & continuously grooming ourselves so we'll be ready when they do.
It is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception and compassion and hope. -Ursula K Le Guin Ursula K Le Guin has been one of my favorite authors for more than 40 years, ever since the first time I read a Wizard of Earthsea as a young teenager. I've read it, and all… Continue reading Ursula K Le Guin 1929-2018: We’ve Lost One of the Greats (Plus Book Review of The Lathe of Heaven)
Snapshot by Brandon Sanderson * Format: Kindle * February 17, 2017 😸😸😸😸½🔵 Rated 4.5/5 happy lap cats Snapshot is a near future neo noir novella about a pair of washed up police detectives who are kept on the force to do court-ordered investigative work inside the Snapshot Project, an on demand, perfect recreation of any recent… Continue reading Book Review: Snapshot by Brandon Sanderson
Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdich * Format: Kindle * November 14, 2017 😸😸😸½🔵 Rated 3.5 happy lap cats Spoiler Free: Future Home of the Living God is a confusing book. On the one hand, I loved most of it. At 67%, I would have rated it a 5. At 90%, I would… Continue reading Book Review: Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich