Posts Tagged "words for thought"

Words for Thought — November 2017

by on Nov 30, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Welcome to this month’s Words for Thought. Despite the general bleakness of the season, this month’s stories are all about new beginnings and seconds chances. Appropriate to the cold, the falling of leaves, and the graying of the sky, however, many of the stories are also...

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Words for Thought — October 2017

by on Nov 1, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

“October Country…that country where it is always turning late in the year […] That country whose people are autumn people, thinking only autumn thoughts.” — Ray Bradbury, The October Country October is a fundamentally lonely month. Appropriately enough for...

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Words for Thought — September 2017

by on Sep 29, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Welcome to another edition of Words for Thought. This month is full of uneasy and haunting tales about hidden things being revealed that stick with you long after you finish reading them. The Lamentation of Their Women by Kai Ashante Wilson published at Tor.com is a violent yet...

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Words for Thoughts — August 2017

by on Aug 29, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Welcome to August’s Words for Thought. This month’s stories are all about assumptions, perceptions, and characters who are more than they seem beneath the surface of their skin. The Ache of Home by Maurice Broaddus from the July/August issue of Uncanny introduces us to...

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Words for Thought—July 2017

by on Jul 31, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Welcome to July’s Words for Thought! It’s the end of June as I write this, and the air outside feels like soup. Everything is sticky and sweaty and maybe that’s why I found myself drawn to stories of isolation, people cut off from society and humanity. Even if the...

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