it's a great life, if you don't weaken (matociquala) wrote,
it's a great life, if you don't weaken

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This aligns nicely with my politics, but that's not the reason why I'm linking it.

The reason why I'm linking it is because Jay has done a very cool thing here--the trick of making the point of view and the narrative structure support the theme of the story. It's a trick I used in "The Chains That You Refuse,*" and I love it very, very much when it's done well.

Without further ado:

"Passive Voices," by Jay Lake.

In unrelated news, Green Man Review asked me for a list of what I've been listening to in 2007, and so I gave them one. Excelsior!

*Which I have sneakily just posted to my website so I could link it here.
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