Yesterday, my inaugural book review column went to print in the University of Alabama campus newspaper. Since then, it’s garnered 62 shares on Facebook, 8 retweets, and 7 comments. Egads! Objectively speaking, that’s not much of a reaction I suppose, but for a girl who publishes a modest indie science fiction blog, it’s mind-blowing. And, strangely, my choice to write about Ayn Rand has met with some hostility. What? No! Really?
Yes. Yes really. It has.
And now I have the great pleasure of sharing with you, my slightly less malicious readers, some of the highlights from the comment thread, as well as my responses. Because I just couldn’t help myself.
Here’s the hands-down winner:
I also had some really nice, thoughtful ones, like this one from lorq:
This is, obviously, an astonishingly self-indulgent post, but like I said, I couldn’t help myself. Ĝis revido!