Otis Chandler
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The Pagan Lord
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Will Schwalbe
What are you reading? isn’t a simple question when asked with genuine curiosity; it’s really a way of asking, Who are you now and who are you becoming?
Will Schwalbe, Books for Living

Liu Cixin
“Child, the moon is very lovely tonight. I just saw a kangaroo. I guess the refugees hadn’t eaten them all.”
Liu Cixin, Death's End

Andy Weir
“My cart is a pain in the ass to control, but it’s good at carrying heavy things. So I decided it was male. I named him Trigger.”
Andy Weir, Artemis

Alex  Hutchinson
“In a wide variety of human activity, achievement is not possible without discomfort.”
Alex Hutchinson, Endure: Mind, Body, and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance

John Scalzi
“You threw him into space?” “Yup.” “And he didn’t die?” “We only threw him out a little bit.” Marce”
John Scalzi, The Collapsing Empire

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