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Happy Birthday, Octavia Butler!

Happy birthday to Octavia Butler (22 June, 1947 – 24 February, 2006)!

R.I.P. Octavia Butler


“In order to rise
From its own ashes
A phoenix
First
Must
Burn.”

― Octavia E. Butler, Parable of the Talents (1998)

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internet_sampo
Jun. 22nd, 2015 02:43 pm (UTC)
She may be the greatest science fiction author out there.
mosinging1986
Jun. 22nd, 2015 02:59 pm (UTC)
She certainly has one of the coolest names!
eldritchhobbit
Jul. 1st, 2015 11:43 pm (UTC)
One of the very best of all time.