Currently Reading ......

Parable of the Sower is the Butlerian odyssey of one woman who is twice as feeling in a world that has become doubly dehumanized. The time is 2025. The place is California, where small walled communities must protect themselves from hordes of desperate scavengers and roaming bands of people addicted to a drug that activates an orgasmic desire to burn, rape, and murder. When one small community is overrun, Lauren Olamina, an 18 year old black woman with the hereditary train of "hyperempathy"—which causes her to feel others’ pain as her own—sets off on foot along the dangerous coastal highways, moving north into the unknown.- from Barnes and Noble

My friend Yaya gave me this book to read so I am finally starting to. I am reading this and a book about publishing. I may post that book as well. Does that seem like a book you might want to know about? It gives you insight into starting your own magazine and or newspaper.



2 comments:

Virtuousbeauty said...

I read this book in high school and it made me think about a lot of things. It "messed" me up for a while lol. It's a great read! Sure you'll enjoy!

YaYa said...

lovely!

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