Blood Is Another Word for Hunger by Rivers Solomon

Blood Is Another Word for Hunger

Rivers Solomon

fiction Fantasy Horror Short Stories
challenging dark reflective slow-paced

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Anger is an energy. A young girl, a slave in the South, is presented with a moment where she can grasp for freedom, for change, for life. She grabs it with both hands, fiercely and intensely, and the spirit world is shaken.

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Blood (2 reviewers), Body horror (1 reviewer), Death (1 reviewer), Gore (1 reviewer), Suicide (1 reviewer), and Violence (1 reviewer)


Slavery (1 reviewer)


dark 85%
emotional 71%
reflective 42%
tense 42%
challenging 28%
mysterious 14%


medium 57%
fast 42%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 66% | Yes: 33%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 33% | Yes: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 83% | N/A: 16%

Flaws of characters centre-stage?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 33% | No: 16%

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