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Nster” · ss Unknown Jun ’43 77 · Prodigy · ss Astounding Apr ’49 89 · Medusa · nv Astounding Feb ’42 112 · Blabbe. No there was no one better than Sturgeon in 50s SFfantasy not even Bradbury Bright Segment the lead story could make anyone s bones ache not because it s a crafted SF tale but because it s so frighteningly human

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Caviar Author Theodore Sturgeon

Contents1 · Bright Segment · nv 28 · Microcosmic God · nv Astounding Apr ’41 59 · Ghost of a Chance “The Green Eyed Mo. Suffers from a certain amount of dated ness they re from the 40s and 50s that is characteristic of golden age sf There is nothing prophetic in any of the stories Gender roles are strictly stereotyped and therefore romance is mostly comical by today s norms One story is set in the distant future of 1973 The non sf stories remain the most entertainingI do have to mention that The Cosmic God in spite of its absurdity and clumsiness has the most profound philosophical ideas of any of the stories revolving around Creation and evolution but Sturgeon fails to exploit these sufficiently and flesh out the ramifications and instead settles for an absurdly typical sf resolution There is another story about a planet that is an organism that is likewise uarantined to a superficial conclusionOther later writers like Harlan Ellison or Samuel Delaney would take similar ideas to a profound and satisfying conclusion Still without Sturgeon maybe those ideas would never have germinated The Breach of Crowns prophetic in any of the stories Gender roles are strictly stereotyped and therefore romance is mostly comical by today s norms One story is set in the distant future of 1973 The non sf stories remain the most entertainingI do have to mention that The Cosmic God in spite of its absurdity and clumsiness has the most Icebergs profound The Line philosophical ideas of any of the stories revolving around Creation and evolution but Sturgeon fails to exploit these sufficiently and flesh out the ramifications and instead settles for an absurdly typical sf resolution There is another story about a Your Naughty Playmate 3 - Cuckolding Fantasy planet that is an organism that is likewise uarantined to a superficial conclusionOther later writers like Harlan Ellison or Samuel Delaney would take similar ideas to a Haute Chinese Cuisine from the Kitchen of Wakiya profound and satisfying conclusion Still without Sturgeon maybe those ideas would never have germinated

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Rmouth · nv Amazing Feb ’47 138 · Shadow Shadow on the Wall · ss Imagination Feb ’51 149 · Twink · ss Galaxy Aug ’55. Sturgeon has proved himself a top tier and I mean top top fantasist among his other hard science fiction accolades and I m so excited to explore his extensive short fiction oeuvre His work is my current obsession and I imagine it will be for some time Known to be one of the early pioneers to introduce high literary themes into speculative fiction Sturgeon s humanistic themes shine through in this wonderful collection 55 Building Organizational Intelligence proved himself a top tier and I mean top top fantasist among his other hard science fiction accolades and I m so excited to explore his extensive short fiction oeuvre His work is my current obsession and I imagine it will be for some time Known to be one of the early All You Need Is Less pioneers to introduce high literary themes into speculative fiction Sturgeon s humanistic themes shine through in this wonderful collection 55


10 thoughts on “Caviar Author Theodore Sturgeon

  1. says:

    A good collection of short stories by Theodore Sturgeon the real life prototype for Vonnegut's Kilgore Trout I have never discovered what Sturgeon thought about the joke He seems to have been a nice guy so maybe he took it in good partThe story I liked best was the first one Bright Segment which isn't science fiction at all The protagonist a mentally subnormal janitor finds an attractive young woman lying in front of his house Sh

  2. says:

    Suffers from a certain amount of dated ness they’re from the ‘40s and ‘50s that is characteristic of golden age sf There is nothing prophetic in any of the stories Gender roles are strictly stereotyped and therefore romance is mostly comical by today’s norms One story is set in the distant future of 1973 The non sf stories remain the most entertainingI do have to mention that The Cosmic God in spite o

  3. says:

    This is a review in progress which means that I will post short reviews of each story as I read them I don't tend to read a whole shortstory collection after I've begun it I might return to it again and again slowly digging my way through the h

  4. says:

    Each story has its own appeal Some charm some terrify some impress It does help to be a fan of older classic SF and willin

  5. says:

    This book was my long overdue introduction to Theodore Sturgeon’s short fiction At first I was non plussed The first story “Bri

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    No there was no one b

  7. says:

    Stephen King recommended book Noted as important to the genre we have been discussing from Danse Macabre published in 198

  8. says:

    This 11 page short story by Theodore Sturgeon first appeared in the February 1951 issue of Imagination magazineIn 1965 this short story was re printed in Alfred Hitchcock'sMonster MuseumI know there is a group of people out

  9. says:

    Sturgeon has proved himself a top tier and I mean top top fantasist among his other hard science fiction accolades and I'm so excited to explore his extensive short fiction oeuvre His work is my current obsession and I imagine it will be for some time Known to be one of the early pioneers to introduce high literary themes into speculative fiction Sturgeon's humanistic themes shine through in this wonderful collection 55

  10. says:

    Accessible engaging most enjoyable; and considering their age these tales still stand very well indeed testimony to Sturgeon's ability All bar the first have fantastic elements with considerable variation in tone and subject matter though as was fashionable for the time Mind Powers feature often A fairly slight collection that if it is not not Reuired Reading it is certainly Good Reading

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