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STEPHEN WEINSTOCK’S THE QARAQ and the MAYA FACTOR, BOOK TWO OF 1001: THE REINCARNATION CHRONICLES is FREE on Kindle from OCT 18-22, 2015.

STEPHEN WEINSTOCK’S THE QARAQ and the MAYA FACTOR, BOOK TWO OF 1001: THE REINCARNATION CHRONICLES  FREE on Kindle from OCT 18-22, 2015. After the events of The Qaraq, Sahara Fleming … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · 4 Comments

Fables, Italo Calvino, and Visionary Fiction – guest post by Stephen Weinstock

This summer I saw Sophocles’ Oedipus Rex at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival in Ontario. Teiresias was in drag, the Chorus intoned like gospel churchgoers, and the blind Oedipus appeared in … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · 20 Comments

Fiction’s Battle for Acceptance in Islam, as Metaphor for Visionary Fiction: Part Two

Part Two You can view Part One of this intriguing exploration by guest author Stephen Weinstock here. In Part One, I outlined the parallels between Arabic fiction’s uphill battle for … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · 14 Comments

Fiction’s Battle for Acceptance in Islam, as Metaphor for Visionary Fiction

Part One In researching Book Three of my series 1001: The Reincarnation Chronicles, I read a great deal about the history of Arabic Literature. I am no Arabic scholar, but … Continue reading

December 8, 2014 · 13 Comments

Therapeutic Benefits of Visionary Fiction – Application – Part 5

This is the final installment of the Visionary Fiction as Personal Therapy Series.  In part 1, we discussed recognition, when a reader experiences a sense of familiarity while reading. In … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · 16 Comments

Therapeutic Benefits of Visionary Fiction – Examination – Part 3

This is part 3 of the Visionary Fiction as Personal Therapy Series, which was inspired after I learned about bibliotherapy in my psychology classes.  It led me to discover an … Continue reading

August 11, 2014 · 21 Comments