This is a little... labored, but I love that there are so many amazing books out there to be discovered, and I love that each of us can discover them at different times and delight in a new thing we suddenly love, or share that delight with people who are discovering one of our favorites for the first time.
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(from this tweet)
I don't see as many references to C. S. Lewis as I'd expect, given how many furries there are on Masto
With stuff like this:
You'd think Lewis would be their patron saint. And that's not even getting into Narnia.
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Ursula Le Guin passed away. The Left Hand of Darkness was one of my favorite science fiction books dealing with non-traditional genders issues, and was extremely influential on my understanding of the topic. It is a sad day.
#introductions Hello! I'm Altruest, a current PhD student and lifetime lover of fiction. I've been lurking on the local timeline for a while, but I think I'll be a bit more active in the future. I've read a LOT of science fiction, but I'm always up for recommendations!