UTOPIAS OF THE THIRD KIND PLUS…
The story collection, UTOPIAS OF THE THIRD KIND PLUS … has the following memorable contributions:
“Lamentations.” An artist shows a sketch to an interesting person she meets on the street and invites him to a coffee house. The sketch is a symbol: What does it mean? Actually, what does our very existence mean? The person provides some insights.
Singh’s tribute to Ursula K. LeGuin sums it up: There are utopias, and then there are LeGuin Utopias, which are well-conceived, sensible, having a little tarnish, but you can’t always have perfection.