Paingod and Other Delusions - Harlan Ellison - A Short Summary and Review

A short summary of the book Paingod and Other Delusions:

Scifi short stories about all the varieties of pain.

My favorite Harlan Ellison quote from the book:

"Madness is in the eye of the beholder."

Questions to ponder while reading Paingod and Other Delusions:

What is your pain?

What is your joy?

My thoughts about the book:

Social commentary via sci-fi stories.

Lots of relevant (if outlandish) scenarios.

The author's introductory essays are the best part.


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