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  • n. Plural form of unreality.


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  • "They spoiled the music just the same, with their antics and unrealities."

    Chapter 24

  • He who delights the most lives the most, and your dreams and unrealities are less disturbing to you and more gratifying than are my facts to me.

    Chapter 24

  • For serious writers of speculative fiction the prize has always been the belief that the unrealities of science fiction, fantasy and horror provide unique tools with which to dissect the realities of our world.

    Writer Unboxed » Blog Archive » Snippets

  • A fine novel where the unrealities of the spy trade, if you like, are not overshadowed by the fantasy.

    Archive 2010-03-01

  • To put this year's deficit in perspective, we thought of a few unrealities that carry a similar price tag:

    Rob Fishman: Spending The Deficit

  • Often the result is that these little unrealities build into one big unreality, a good example of this being Peake's Gormenghast books, which are virtually relentless in their refusal of explication or excuse.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • It must constantly breach plausibility by introducing new unrealities -- counterfactuals, hypotheticals, metaphysicals.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • Parallel narrative, which uses counterfactual unrealities.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • Future narrative, which uses hypothetical unrealities.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • Even the metaphysical unrealities do not prevent the reader from constructing a synthetic elsewhen in which these unrealities could have happened.

    Archive 2006-07-01


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