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Subscriber Writing Roundup
Greetings, my fellow bookworms!
We’re a week late, but better late than never — it’s time for our monthly Subscriber Writing Roundup!
But, before we get stuck into links, last week we featured an excellent essay fromon the writer who made him — Samuel Johnson.
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Now onto the subscriber writing. What follows are 24 links to great pieces of writing from BTMU subscribers. From explorations of wealth and class to reflections on ambition , there’s something for everyone.
Author, a het/cis woman, writes convincingly about gay characters; ask her how.
In his project to read and comment upon the 850-odd works and authors of the Western canon as enumerated by Harold Bloom,discusses King David's detached, almost relativistic morality, and Bible's first hints of a dualistic soteriology, in the the Second Book of Samuel otherwise called, The Second Book of the Kings chapters 15-24.
A real story of the worst possible offense, deliberate and repeated torture, that required decades and determination to find a deep and almost incomprehensible level of forgiveness … what can only be called “extreme forgiveness.” By.
In the second installment of "Talking Back to Walden,"discovers that trees love our attention and in turn, teach us how to let go.
In a near-future city haunted by its own dark history, evil lurks beneath the surface in Marredbury, a chilling serial anthology that weaves together a tapestry of haunting tales from the past and a contemporary digital nightmare.
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