Robinson L

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Robinson L maintains a dreamwidth journal under the handle irreverent intellectual, although he hasn't been active in a few years. Reportedly crashed into an asteroid in late 2004 and died a fiery death. He got better. He aspires to be (in no particular order) a successful author, an activist, and a parent.

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  • at 15:30 on 15-02-2018

    It took a while, but I've now seen The Last Jedi again twice in theaters. The first rewatch in particular brought up a number of fresh points, as well as new perspectives on some old on...

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  • at 20:00 on 26-01-2018

    @Ibmiller: Okay, I'll keep The Telling in mind for future reference.  The book in question is The Fifth Sacred Thing (1993) by pagan activist Starhawk, and, if you want t...

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  • at 05:15 on 26-01-2018

    Good to know. As I said, I have deep respect for her contributions to the genre, and I always appreciate ferretbrain reviews of topics I have some interest in, but can't be arsed to go into bl...

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  • at 18:00 on 25-01-2018

    Actually, I suspect I'm an outlier on the site for not being hugely impressed by le Guin's fiction. I revisited the first three Earthsea books a few years back, and I just found them ok...

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  • at 18:02 on 19-01-2018

    Whoops, I completely spaced out on finishing my scenario.  Sooo, anyway, after having his ability to use the Force for evil stripped from him, Kylo Ren is placed in Chewbacca's custody...

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  • at 00:36 on 19-01-2018

    Also in my musing, I came up with a scenario for how they could avoid redeeming Kylo Ren and still have it be satisfactory.  Before going into that, though, I want to talk a little abo...

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