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The latter will be a feature film called Dolly and is based on a short story written by Elizabeth Bear.Apple TV+ acquires a “sci-fi courtroom drama” about a murderous robot doll|Samuel Axon|February 11, 2021|Ars Technica
These books are accompanied by dazzling short story collections, heartbreaking debuts and more.Here Are the 14 New Books You Should Read in February|Annabel Gutterman|February 2, 2021|Time
As the implanted microelectrodes silently recorded the brain cells’ electrical activity, the team asked the participants to listen to a short story.This Is Where Empathy Lives in the Brain, and How It Works|Shelly Fan|February 2, 2021|Singularity Hub
There are many elements to consider when reading a short story, but perhaps the most important one is what kind of ending the author chooses.Dantiel W. Moniz’s ‘Milk Blood Heat’ thrums with life while considering death|Michele Filgate|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
She published a few short stories and poems and was an editorial assistant for Oxford University Press in Manhattan before her marriage, in 1948, to Jonathan Bishop, who became a literary scholar.Alison Lurie, Pulitzer-winning novelist of mordant wit and boundless empathy, dies at 94|Phoebe Connelly|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
The story of fluoridation reads like a postmodern fable, and the moral is clear: a scientific discovery might seem like a boon.
But along with the cartoon funk is an all-too-real story of police brutality embodied by a horde of evil Pigs.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
Whatever the FBI says, the truthers will create alternative hypotheses that try to challenge the ‘official story.’
In its attempt to discredit the story, the JPO inadvertently confirmed that fact.
Sometimes the stems are quite bare; on other occasions they are partly branched; in any case the branches are short.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
He was tall and of familiar figure, and the firelight was playing in the tossed curls of his short, fair hair.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
They are ovoid in shape, and lie in pairs, end to end, often forming short chains.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Nothing but an extreme love of truth could have hindered me from concealing this part of my story.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift