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Fiction-Writing as Trance Possession: Conscience Place and Story Mind

In a conversation with my son this week, the term “neurological diversity” arose. It entered the room courtesy of Greta Thunberg in conversation with Naomi Klein. Greta described her prodigious ability to research, absorb and synthesize complex information as a sort of compensation for lacking the more common gift of social intelligence. My son, who’s teaching an…




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Joyce Thompson

Joyce Thompson

6 novels, 2 collections of short stories and a memoir published— plus 20 years as a technology marketer. Radically impious.

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