Short essay – Ursula K. Le Guin

I decided to publish my short essays on the readings from the Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World course syllabus. The course started on the 1st of June and finished on the 14th of August. The essays were supposed to be around 270-320 words a piece. Today, I publish the essay that I wrote after reading Ursula K. Le Guin‘s The Left Hand of Darkness.

* These are my views and interpretations only

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It’s no wonder that Ursula K. Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness is cited having a very strong impact on the science fiction genre. It was Le Guin’s chance to truly explore the idea of a sexless and genderless society, something that had never been done like that before. Continue reading

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Bucket List

These days I’m working on creating a bucket list. Not because I’m close to death, but because it seemed like a fun idea. To set goals (even if they are a bit strange sometimes) and to check them off when you’re done. I’ve already been able to check off some things from my previous ‘bucket list’ and it really feels good. Like you’ve really accomplished something, even if it’s just a small thing. Continue reading