Steve McEllistrem

The Devereaux Dilemma

Monthly Archives: April 2015

Why Science Fiction Matters

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Many people won’t read science fiction. They have the idea that it’s all warp drives and space battles and bizarre aliens and they just don’t want to read that. It’s too far out for their taste. But not all science … Continue reading

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Perception is Everything

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Perception is everything – more important than reality. Let me explain. You can be the nicest person in the world, saving puppies and babies and donating all your worldly goods to saving the planet, but if others think you’re a … Continue reading

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Oh, Universe

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Oh, Universe Are you truly made of string? Do you vibrate eternal Your one-dimensional objects stitching our creation Weaving the genesis out of which we arise? Oh, Universe Why do you hide your dark matter Absorbing light and radiation Into … Continue reading

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Take the Jelly Bean Test

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What kind of person are you? When you’re eating jelly beans, do you start with your favorites and gobble them first before moving on to your less-liked flavors? Or do you start with the ones that are just okay and … Continue reading

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Daniel

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Why did I wait so long? I trusted there would be time in spades, years and decades to further our friendship, hone the edges of our razor wits – or did we only imagine we were funny? I confided truths … Continue reading

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