Jon’s Author Diary – 029 – April 22, 2018

Jon’s had a frustrating week with his family getting ill with various bugs.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 600

Short story: The Exiles by Ray Bradbury, from The Illustrated Man and Other Stories. Highly Recommended.

Poem: Grief Sequence 7 by Prageeta Sharma, listened to on the PoetryNow podcast, from April 2018. Highly Recommended.

Essay: How we Need to Remake the Internet by Jaron Lanier, from the TED Talks podcast, April 2018. Highly Recommended.

What is the Ray Bradbury Challenge?

The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 599

<strong>Short story</strong>: Five Wishes by Gary Alexander, from Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine,  November 2012. <i>Recommended.</i>

 

<strong>Poem</strong>: Burial Rites by Philip Levine, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from April 2017. <i>Recommended.</i>

 

<strong>Essay</strong>: Space, listened to on the Twenty-Thousand Hertz podcast, from March 2017. <i>Highly Recommended.</i>

 

<strong><a href=”https://joncronshaw.com/2016/08/23/taking-on-the-ray-bradbury-challenge/”>What is the Ray Bradbury Challenge?</a></strong>

The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 598

Short story: Four Wishes by Gary Alexander, from Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, November 2012. Recommended.

Poem: The Queen’s School for Girls by Ciro Faienza, from Strange Horizons, April 2018. Recommended.

Essay: Are they Real or Fictional? listened to on the Skeptoid podcast, from April 2018. Recommended.

What is the Ray Bradbury Challenge?

The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 597

Short story: Five Fruits I Ate in the Sandar Land by Michael Haynes, from Beneath Ceaseless Skies, August 2014. Recommended.

Poem: Thai Silk by Alexander Theroux, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from April 2018. Highly Recommended.

Essay: On Terry Pratchett by Inua Ellams, listened to on the BBC’s The Essay podcast, from April 2018. Highly Recommended.

What is the Ray Bradbury Challenge?

The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 596

Short story: The Black Veil by M. Bennardo, from Beneath Ceaseless Skies, October 2013. Recommended.

Poem: Dear One Absent this Long While by Lisa Olstein, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast.

Essay: China and the Retreat of Liberal Values by John Gray, listened to on the BBC’s A Point of View podcast, from April 2018. Recommended.

What is the Ray Bradbury Challenge?