RIP Ursula K LeGuin, who wrote “The Lathe of Heaven” and more…

You’d have to read Lathe of Heaven to understand my admiration. It was the first time I ever saw the term Oneirophobia, the fear of dreams. She accidentally introduced me to “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” (Philip K Dick) because (the bane of library workers) somebody had put “sheep’ on the wrong shelf. It’s why libraries have signs everywhere reminding people not to re-shelve the books because it’s close to inevitable you’ll do it WRONG. So I got two psychedelic experience masterpieces in one short move.

If you liked Androids or Brave New World, this an author to seek out.

(Visited 60 times, 1 visits today)
Brother Jonah

About Brother Jonah

Recovering Texan. Christian while and at the same time Anarchist. (like Tolstoy only without the beard, for now) Constantly on the lookout for things which have relevance to things I already know. Autistic. Proud to be Ex- air force. Out of the killing machine for 27 years 4 months and 5 days woohoo!
This entry was posted in Perspective and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *