Fred A Levy Haskell (fredcritter) wrote,
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People who suffer from depression are always asking themselves why anyone should love them. They often feel entitled to respect, to awe, or to admiration; but as for love, that is too much to expect. Many depressives only feel lovable insofar as they have some achievement to their credit, or have given another person so much that they feel entitled to a return. The idea that anyone might give him love just because he is himself is foreign to the person of depressive temperament.
—Anthony Storr, Churchill’s Black Dog, Kafka’s Mice, Ballantine Books, New York, 1990, p.24.

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  • RUNE, RUNE, RUNE, RUNE, wonderful RUNE! (YMMV)

    I'm starting to catch up with myself, so this may be the last RUNE upload for a while. But here it is—“naughty” Steve Stiles cover…

  • (no subject)

    Okay, I got another couple more PDFs of past RUNEs up on my site: RUNE41 and Sci-Fi People Weekly, a thinly disguised issue of Rune, Vol. 10 No. 10…

  • First in a series of old RUNEs posted!

    As I believe I mentioned before, Lynn Anderson was kind enough to allow me to scan his old copies of RUNE before passing them along to the Minn-Stf…