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The voice of the heart by Oné R. Pagán
The voice of the heart: An autism science fiction story
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read in October, 2014
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I loved it!

It combines all of my favourite elements of futurism. CBI (computer-brain interface), robotics, AI, and the epic love of a father for his son.

It's reminiscent of a few other sci-fi themes from other well known stories, but it has it's own
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the void sutras by Alexx Bollen
the void sutras
by Alexx Bollen (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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I am not a poet. I am not a scholar. I know nothing of poetry. But this book, these verses, these words...they reached me. They found a spot within me that needed them. And I am grateful.
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William Shakespeare
“The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.”
William Shakespeare, As You Like It

Mark Twain
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
Mark Twain

Jim Henson
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”
Jim Henson

Mark Twain
“Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightening that does the work.”
Mark Twain

Oscar Wilde
“Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.”
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