1. Published on Amazon? If you have a book, e-book, or audiobook available on Amazon.com, we'll promote it on WritingForums.org for free. Simply add your book to our Member Publications section. Add your book here or read the full announcement.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Dismiss Notice
  1. HorusEye

    HorusEye Contributing Member Contributor

    Jul 25, 2009
    Likes Received:

    I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream

    Discussion in 'Book Discussion' started by HorusEye, Oct 9, 2009.

    'I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream' is a short story written by Harlan Ellison in 1967.

    Apparently, he wrote the story in just one night and made little changes from his first draft. Still, the story won him a Hugo Award in 1968.

    There's two things I loved about the story. One, the surrealism of the narrative...

    Two: how this story, a sci-fi short story from 1967, tells a tale similar in concept, at least as mindbending, and far more horrifying than that of the 2000 film 'The Matrix'.

    The story can be found online if you know how to google. You can read it in 15 minutes.

Share This Page