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Today, we are celebrating the birth of author, screenwriter, producer, and emotional sadist, George R. R. Martin. Born in
Octavia Butler opened up the science fiction genre to a more diverse readership. Today would have been her 70th birthday.
As we roll into the new year, let’s celebrate that genre that helps inspire us to build a better future.