Quote of the day

By Marian Wood Kolisch, Oregon State University – Ursula Le Guin, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=89862997

“A fantasy is a journey. It is a journey into the unconscious mind, just as psychoanalysis is. Like psychoanalysis, it can be dangerous; and it will change you.”

Ursula Le Guin, from her magnificent essay From Elfland to Poughkeepsie

3 thoughts on “Quote of the day”

  1. Some of her stories were certainly forays into the human psyche. I’ll never forget the ethical conundrum I felt after reading “The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas.” Sadly, in some ways, I see America as Omelas and 3rd world countries as the boy. But how can we walk away from consumerism at this point? Just opining on a Sunday morning.

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