The lathe of heaven is an eerily prescient novel from award-winning author ursula k le guin that masterfully addresses the dangers of power and humanity's self-destructiveness, questioning the nature of reality itself it is a classic of the science fiction genre. The late ursula k leguin is one of my favorite thinkers on the writing craft her essays on the speculative genre, the language of the night, arguably saved my authorial ambitions from withering in an undergraduate english department. 96 quotes from the lathe of heaven: 'love doesn't just sit there, like a stone, it has to be made, like bread remade all the time, made new' ― ursula k.
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