Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir by Kai Cheng Thom

This memoir opens with dying mermaids, so. Truth or made-up dosn't matter because memoirs are all half fiction anyways! The super long title pretty much gives a summary of the book. I kind of regret this long title when filling out forms -Kai Cheng Thom at a panel As written in the forward/first chapter, trans … Continue reading Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir by Kai Cheng Thom

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Stories of Your Life And Others by Ted Chiang

A collection of short stories, including the one that inspired the alien linguistics movie Arrival. Very technical yet understandable language. Golems, dividing by zero, alternate science, and math nerding for the common reader! Ted Chiang writes about physics, math, linguistics, human consciousness, and is so technical yet understandable in describing Fermat's Last Theorem: this thing … Continue reading Stories of Your Life And Others by Ted Chiang