A mini-review of Octavia Butler's _Parable of the Talents_
A mini-review of _The Parable of the Sower_ by Octavia Butler
My job just gave out specialized magnetic poetry kits to us, the employees. The words are meant to inspire us to great acts of customer service. All I can say is that you can't really write subversive verse with what words they provide.
First off, I would like to go on record as saying I tried. I had every intention of keeping to my no new books resolution. Even when I accidentally purchased a book within a few months of making my promise. But, my will is weak so here's my confession--I've bought books. Gasp! So, I recently… Continue reading Book Dork: Confession & Penance
(MRS) From: 'Mina Bayless' Sent: Friday, April 15, 2011 2:45 AM To: 'Elle Wakefield' Subject: *************************** Can't sleep. Don't want to, not with this new world outside my window. Afraid if I close my eyes something will pass me by. Can't say what. Curtain open wide, watching the street. Thoughts grind down in my head,… Continue reading Insomnia