And, yes, I DO take it personally: Arthur C. Clarke
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"Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it."
- Noam Chomsky
i've read science fiction all my life... i've branched out considerably, but sf has always been a genre i return to no matter which other type of reading has occupied my current frame of mind... when i was thirteen, i remember that i read the local public library completely out of sf... it was at that point i started hoarding my loose change from school to be able to afford to hit the bookstore regularly... without a single doubt, one of the books that impacted me the most, one that impacts me to this day, was clarke's childhood's end...