WELCOME TO OUR EARTH DAY 2169 REFERENDUM! For most of you, this is your first time gathering together in a public place. And for all of you, this may be the gravest decision you will ever make as AICitizen voters. On screens throughout the Great Hall, you are seeing a magnified…
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My beloved cat Cherie came into our lives shortly after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at a time when a malaise had settled upon many of…
Q. Is it true that you researched The Accursed in 1983-1984, and wrote a complete draft at the time, but didn’t revise the novel until 2011? Why? A…
In which I take on my toughest and most unrelenting interrogator.
In which I take on my toughest and most unrelenting interrogator.
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