Writing

The Left Hand of Darkness

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”2/3″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column_text]By Ursula K. Leguin The Left Hand of Darkness is Leguin’s prescient look at the difficulties of gender identity.  The fourth book in the Hainish cycle, a series of books that share a …

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A Twisted Mirror

I love fantastic and wondrous stories.  Since I was very young, I was entranced by stories of chivalrous knights and fair ladies and slaying dragons.  Stories about spaceships whizzing about and people shooting lasers and blasters.  These stories enabled me to escape the dreary circumstances of my life into a world where anything seemed possible, …

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