Exhalation by Ted Chiang

Thursday June 13, 2019

Ted Chiang wrote Story of Your Life, which I liked a lot and became the movie Arrival. Exhalation has two more single-timeline deterministic time-travel stories at the beginning, but then it opens up a bit. Chiang's first collection might be better, but read this one too.

Spoilers as I briefly describe Exhalation's stories:

I never wrote about Stories of Your Life and Others, so I'll describe those too:


Thanks Lenny for letting me know that Exhalation was available!